The Rising Importance of Outsourcing in Private Equity

In a recent article published in Middle Market Growth Magazine, Managing Partner of STRAIT, Stacey Relton, discusses the rising importance of outsourcing in middle-market private equity.

The pandemic has underscored the importance of enlisting third-party expertise for fund administration, compliance, and management company services so that GPs can efficiently respond to investor demands and streamline their operations. GPs have needed to focus on core competencies to optimize their investment strategy and maintain regular communication with LPs. When GPs can rely on their third-party service providers, they are able to focus on deal sourcing and supporting portfolio company leadership. 

“By outsourcing key functions to increase efficiency, fund managers can focus on investors, deal sourcing, and portfolio management,” said Stacey Relton.

Read the full article here.