On today’s show, Preston and Stig talk to private equity investing expert, Doug McCormick.  Doug has been an investor in Private equity for two decades.  His firm in Washington D.C. manages over a billion dollars and has a track-record of success in the industry.  Doug is a graduate of West Point and Harvard and serves on multiple non-profit boards.  Doug is also the author of the book, Family Inc.


  • How does the private equity model work?
  • What happens when a private equity company makes an acquisition?
  • Why has private equity industry outperformed the stock market and will it continue?
  • Which critical factors determine if a takeover is successful or not?

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