COVID-19 brought much of the global economy to a halt, drastically reducing revenues, wiping out profits, and setting off a scramble to shore up liquidity. Private equity investment teams have pivoted away from M&A to focus on stabilizing their portfolio companies and preparing them for an impending recession.
But the shutdown is beginning to loosen and Private Equity players will start assessing the landscape again. Using sophisticated data analytics and probing beyond standard metrics of value - differentiated due diligence - is more important than ever.
The 'Differentiated diligence after COVID-19: Asia Pacific' report shares six essential tactics for successful due diligence and value creation in uncertain times. Using these approaches, PE investors may have a better chance of finding true value in the assets that will come to market, particularly in Asia Pacific.
This report summarizes six essential tactics for successful due diligence and value creation using sophisticated data analytics, illustrated by examples from around the Asia Pacific region.