AUTHOR: KARL YAACOUB | PUBLISHER: MINDSTIR MEDIA
The Game of Value Creation by Karl Yaacoub helps you enter the world of active investors who buy businesses that present significant opportunities for value creation and turn them into success stories using a tried and true method. As a result, one can profit from the tactics used by the big fish in their own industry.
The deals that Yaacoub has worked on as a deal maker have been in the technology, chemicals, healthcare and educational sectors. The major investment banks, private equity firms, sovereign wealth funds, management consulting firms, family offices, and law firms have all provided him with a wide range of professionals with whom he has worked closely. One of his most valuable resources is his network of friends, investors, and co-workers around the world.
The author breaks into the valuation tactics of large firms and ingenious investors, who frequently operate with longer timetables, broader picture aims, and distinct missions, with an emphasis on legacy. Through his personal experience as a private equity investor, a wide range of sources, including those from the fields of leadership, psychology, traditional business strategy, financial management, and more.
The Game of Value Creation offers you a serious yet fascinating pathway to the big leagues so that your company can achieve its highest valuation ever by turning the topic of corporate value creation into a quick and practical read.
This book explores the intricacies of, leadership development, enablers of generating corporate value, leverage, governance and more, while providing useful guidelines and practical actions for raising valuation. The structure that the author suggests emphasises the expansion and efficiency a business can achieve through existing and future capabilities, the optimisation of resources to maximise organisational benefits, and the necessity of protecting a business so that it can compete in the long run, with or without its current leadership.
Yaacoub discloses the guide to building a business in a broad spectrum, yet keeps its attention on a central message of long-term success and strategic expansion. This is a must-read for any entrepreneur or company leader since it offers lessons and insights that can be applied to organisations of any size. On Amazon, the book has become a bestseller and is currently ranked as the top book in the categories of financial risk management, budgeting, and finance.
Karl Yaacoub has over 11 years of experience in investment banking and private equity. He began his career with a British multinational financial institution, where he completed assignments and deals in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. He then joined a newly formed investment company with a capital of USD 680 million.
As a dealmaker, Karl has worked on deals in many different industries, including oil and gas, chemicals, technology, healthcare, and education