Marc Bartomeus and Spain's First Search Fund

  • Reference: E-226-E

  • Year: 2020

  • Number of pages: 10

  • Geographic Setting: España

  • Publication Date: May 3, 2022

  • Source: IESE (España)

  • Type of Document: Case

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This case focuses on the entrepreneur who raised the first search fund in Spain, bought a company and became its CEO, and then grew the company substantially. At the end of the case he receives and offer to sell the company, and the focus shifts to exit considerations and what the entrepreneur wants to do.

Learning Objective

The case is designed to give students an understanding of search funds as well as and understanding of the exit process.

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