Private Equity: la Caisse recognized for its innovative approach
In an article titled Canada’s Caisse innovates in PE, top1000funds.com, a website covering news and analysis of the world’s largest institutional investors, highlighted the innovative character of la Caisse’s private equity investment strategy.
“We can’t control the market, but what we can control is being innovative and thinking outside the box.”
The article showcased la Caisse's ability to adapt to different investment models, to draw on long-standing relationships with numerous companies and capitalize on its worldwide network. La Caisse's partner selection criteria, which consider more than just return, and its investment approach in growth markets, are assets that distinguish the institution from its peers.
In an interview, Frédéric Godbout, Senior Vice-President and Deputy Head, Private Equity, gives concrete examples of transactions showing how la Caisse does things differently.