Episode 116: Specialized Investment Firms with Brett Hickey
DealQuest Podcast with Corey Kupfer
Brett Hickey is the Founder and CEO of Star Mountain Capital LLC, a nearly 1.75 billion dollar specialized investment firm focused exclusively on the U.S. lower middle-market. Star Mountain employs a data driven approach to invest debt and equity directly into established operating companies, make strategic investments into fund managers, and purchase secondary fund positions. Early AmbitionsStar Mountain CapitalOverall Market TrendsSpecialized Asset Management & Investment DecisionsAnd more!Listen to the DealQuest Podcast today!Website: https://www.coreykupfer.com/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/coreykupfer/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CoreyKupferTwitter: https://twitter.com/coreykupferThe information provided in this podcast should not be considered a recommendation to purchase or sell any particular security. There is no assurance that any securities discussed herein will remain in an account's portfolio at the time you receive this podcast or that securities sold have not been repurchased. The securities discussed do not represent an account's entire portfolio and in the aggregate may represent only a small percentage of an account's portfolio holdings. It should not be assumed that any of the securities, transactions, or holdings discussed were or will be profitable, or that the recommendations or decisions made in the future will be profitable or will equal the performance of the securities, transactions, or holdings discussed herein. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Brett Hickey | The Surprising Result of COVID: Increased Productivity
Our special guest on this week’s episode of M&A Masters is Brett Hickey, the Founder & CEO of Star Mountain Capital, LLC, a specialized U.S. lower middle-market investment firm. Star Mountain employs a data-driven approach to provide value-added debt and equity capital to established small and medium-sized private companies, leveraging its scale-driven resources and longstanding relationships.Brett graduated from McGill University with a finance and accounting degree and has over 20 years of investment and advisor experience, with over 15 years specifically focused on the U.S. private small and medium-sized business marketplace. He chairs Star Mountain’s Charitable Foundation which supports the career development of women, veterans, and athletes, as well as health & wellness initiatives, including cancer research. We chat with Brett about the surprises that have come out of the pandemic, as well as: The influence of growing up in a small town on his company today Learning from those who are already immersed in the financial culture The Utility Curve of Money The North Star of the company and their guiding values Impact Investing And more
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Behind The Numbers with Brett Hickey, Founder and CEO of Star Mountain Capital
Behind The Numbers
As companies grow, they often require private equity capital to fund the business. Learn how a private equity investor analyzes the business and what are the most important considerations for today and for the future. Dave Bookbinder goes Behind The Numbers with Brett Hickey, Founder and CEO of Star Mountain Capital. In this episode Brett shares his insights on what makes a company investable and the importance of human capital for long-term value creation. Star Mountain Capital was recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by Pensions & Investments and Crain’s in 2019. Note: Detailed award eligibility requirements for Crain’s can be found here and for Pensions & Investments here. Full link to page here: https://starmountaincapital.com/contact-us/careers/ Check out more of Behind The Numbers on YouTube Behind The Numbers is available wherever you get your podcasts Please subscribe to keep up with the latest episodes, and please rate the podcast so that others might find it. Want to share your insights with the business community? Message me to learn how you can be a guest on Behind The Numbers. BehindTheNumbersDB@Gmail.com Please connect with me on LinkedIn and check out https://www.NewROI.com
TresVista Talk with Brett Hickey: Talking Private Credit, Importance of Culture in the Organization, and Outlook on Different Investment Strategies
TresVista Talk Podcast
In this episode of TresVista Talk, we talk with Brett Hickey at Star Mountain Capital, a seasoned investment professional on the state of the private credit market, the fundraising environment, how culture drives organizational excellence, and much more!
Brett Hickey is the Founder & CEO of Star Mountain Capital, LLC, a $1+ billion AUM specialized U.S. lower middle-market investment firm. Star Mountain employs a data-driven approach to provide value-added debt and equity capital to established small and medium-sized companies leveraging its large market expertise, scale-driven resources, and longstanding relationships. With approximately 30 full-time people and over 25 operating partners and advisors, Star Mountain brings proven large market expertise to help business owners maximize value. Star Mountain’s team and partners include former senior executives from GSO / Blackstone, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse, and Citigroup. Star Mountain provides flexible capital solutions including debt and equity for business owners and has a strategic primary and secondary fund business through which it invests in over 250 U.S. private businesses. This secondary business provides early liquidity to investors in U.S. lower middle-market credit and equity funds. Star Mountain’s in-house technology team has built proprietary systems to support its data-driven approach to maximize value for investors and business owners alike. Star Mountain is a trademarked brand, including “Investing in the Growth Engine of America ®” and Star Mountain’s distinctive “Collaborative Ecosystem ®” includes hosting and participating in 100+ events per year. Star Mountain’s Charitable Foundation supports career development form women, veterans, and athletes as well as health & wellness initiatives including cancer research. Prior to becoming a principal investor starting in the early 2000s, Mr. Hickey was an Investment Banker at Salomon Smith Barney / Citigroup Global Markets in New York City where he covered global Asset Managers and Financial Institutions. In that role, he analyzed asset managers and asset classes, ultimately working on over $20 billion in completed strategic acquisitions and capital raises. Mr. Hickey’s board memberships include member and former Chairman of Networks for the NYC Chapter of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), Global Board of Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs, and Global Board of Help for Children (HFC). Mr. Hickey received a Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction from McGill University (Finance Major and Accounting Concentration) and is an alumnus from Harvard Business School’s Owner/President Management executive leadership program. He is a frequent guest lecturer on industry panels and at academic institutions. Mr. Hickey is also a former Canadian national gold medalist and North American medalist in speed skating. Mr. Hickey is married with two children and lives in New York. 00000370 0000036E 0000B524 0000B524 00025F0A 00025F0A 00007EB8 00007EAB 00005829 000071E0
089 | Providence And Pharaoh's Daughter: Part 2 of 2 (with Brett Hickey)
Pure and Simple Bible
Have you ever heard of the Biblical concept of "providence"? And if you have, is the Pharaoh's daughter the first person to come to your mind when you think of it? Join Brett Hickey and Jonathan Edwards discuss how providence works and how this ancient princess shows the power of God's providence.For more info, go to www.pureandsimplebible.com/podcast