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Highland Creek Partners, Canada’s newest search fund, now seeking targets

Financial Post, October 1st 2013

...adding he has seen Lau in action. “He tackled a tough strategic issue with insight and precision. Rameez is a remarkable individual having been an entrepreneur in Pakistan prior to going to Stanford.” But more importantly, Rogers said, they are “both humble guys who want to continually listen and learn.”

And both want to be more than investors: they want to run a business – the second element to the search fund model. “We both have a passion for operations,” said Lau. Added Ansari: “Our aspiration is to run a company.”

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Search funds: The view from a seller

Financial Post, February 14th 2013

Snyman firmly believes that linking up with a search fund was a better solution than either selling to a venture fund or to an industry buyer “who wants to swallow you up. This is the ideal acquisition or investment,” said Snyman because it helped solved a problem as to the next group of managers – given that his company mostly employs technicians.

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