Private Equity Investors: Looking Ahead to the New Normal

As the economic impact of COVID-19 stretches into its second month in the US, the insurance industry wrestles to understand the long-term effects the pandemic will have on both our clients and the industry itself. Most public thought leadership has been directed towards the ability of companies to access capital needed to meet immediate and ongoing financial obligations and replace lost income. However, there are a myriad of insurance-related dynamics that should be considered as a part of a holistic evaluation of the macro economic climate.

In the below brief, we’ll discuss some key issues germane to private equity investors as they contemplate the immediate impact of COVID-19 on existing portfolio companies and the future implications the virus will have on business.