Dec 1, 2021

I frequently hear from executives who want to land a Board seat, but they aren’t sure how. That’s where Lancor comes in. One of our core capabilities is matching potential Board members with PE-backed businesses both before and right after a PE firm acquires an asset.  There is a reason Board seats are such coveted […]

Jul 13, 2021

A question I get asked often is “How do I stand out in the private equity applicant pool?” My answer is simple, “Prove you think like an owner and come in with a specific angle on a deal.” It isn’t a traditional route for private equity placement, but it works.  As we slowly emerge out […]

May 4, 2021

Fintech is the buzzword of the moment thanks to the innovative crossover industry’s outsized success and pioneering products. Thanks to a recent succession of billion dollar valuations, it looks like venture capital investments into financial technology start-ups will only increase. Last year they invested $44.4 billion into the fintech sector. Robinhood’s upcoming IPO will definitely […]

Oct 29, 2020

The independent board seat is one of the most coveted roles for executives across industries. It is a career move with incredible economic perks and opportunities for professional growth and networking. Surprisingly, many top executives aren’t even aware of how to become an independent board member or that companies are in need of their expertise. […]

Oct 2, 2020

When the entire world went into lockdown in early 2020, M&A processes and PE-backed businesses temporarily froze as they scrambled to assess the landscape ahead.  While many insiders expected hiring to be paused entirely as companies grappled with uncertainty – many of the top firms actually increased their searches for talent.  As a result, at […]