FIRESIDE CHAT WITH TIMOTHY BOVARD, FOUNDER & CEO OF SEARCH FUND ACCELERATOR (SFA)
by Columbia Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition
Thu, 03 Dec 2020
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST
Timothy Bovard Former CBS Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship through Acquisition
Search Fund Accelerator (SFA) is a specialized investment firm that focuses on micro-LBOs and was created to improve upon the historical search fund model. SFA works with a hand-picked group of top MBAs seeking to buy small businesses and become equity-owning CEOs. SFA coaches searchers throughout the search, due diligence and acquisition processes, provide all the equity for the transaction, and serves as board members and coaches post-acquisition. SFA’s investors are high net worth individuals and family offices with long investment horizons. They benefit from the significant upside potential that results from pairing talented and incentivized young CEOs with attractive businesses that have significant potential for growth.