PRIVATE EQUITY

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Improve value creation in your portfolio with expert practitioners from the Financial Times.


We help private equity firms optimise the performance of their portfolio companies through our combination of consulting rigour and subject matter knowledge. Our expertise in strategy and innovation means we can help you make the right choices to reduce risk, build value and maximise your returns.

At FT Strategies we have deep knowledge of exactly what it takes to optimise value creation - we’ve successfully done this for the Financial Times, and supported the digital growth ambitions of over 90 organisations. We understand the needs of investors to hit ambitious growth targets and maximise the return on their investment. Using our best-in-class capabilities in data, strategy and digital transformation which we've built over ten years, we can help you to identify the key opportunities for value creation in your portfolio companies and develop a winning strategy to capitalise on them.

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How we help clients

FT Strategies helps investors assess new acquisitions, grow revenue, build profitable propositions and future-proof their business models of portfolio companies.

PRE-DEAL
Evaluate acquisitions more smartly - Better understand the opportunities and risks of an investment through our combination of consulting expertise and deep industry experience.

POST-DEAL

  • Grow subscriptions & engagement - Accelerate growth of your target audience, monetise customer relationships and maximise lifetime value with a robust content and engagement strategy.
  • Develop sustainable digital revenue streams - Diversify away from legacy business models and build sustainable sources of growth through new digital products.
  • Improve performance through culture change - Deliver a step-change in performance by building key capabilities and innovative practices such as a culture of testing & learning, and agile ways of working.
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Edmund Fitzgerald is a consultant at FT Strategies.
Expertise: Digital Innovation, Strategy, D2C models
Industry: Financial Services, Private Equity, News

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Tara Lajumoke is Managing Director of FT Strategies.
Expertise: Digital Innovation, Strategy, D2C models
Industry: Financial Services, Private Equity, News

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Sahas Bhatia is an Associate Consultant at FT Strategies.
Expertise: Managerial Economics, Advanced Data Analytics, Behavioural Science
Industry: TV Broadcasting, Financial Services, Gaming

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We've helped companies around the world future-proof their businesses - and we can do the same for you.


There's a lot at stake when you're creating a digital revenue stream - so naturally, you want to arm yourself with the best knowledge and expertise to make the correct decisions. Our team bring over 100 years of consulting rigour and world-class FT digital experience, to help you thrive in the new digital economy.

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