Founder-Owned Business Resources

Empowering business owners and their advisors before, during, and after any important business transition.

Featured Insights

How Founder-Owners and Investors Think Differently

Many liquidity events involving founder-owned companies face the same underlying challenge: The business owner and outside investors often have diverging perspectives on everything from debt to reliance on third-party advisors to how they think about the future.

Read more

Navigating the Growth Equity Ecosystem

Growth equity allows business leaders to access capital while retaining control of their companies. In today’s converging capital markets, there are a greater number and diversity of funding sources than ever before. Learn how to find a like-minded investor, one best positioned to accelerate growth.

Watch the video

Business Owners Focus

For nearly nine decades, William Blair has guided business leaders through monumental decisions to achieve their desired outcomes. We know how much time, energy, and passion founders put into building a business. When looking to make a transition, trust us to be a partner that offers expertise, diligence, and understanding.

Considerations for Every Entrepreneur

Are you sure you want to leave?

Information contained on the internet is not subject to William Blair & Company's control or review, and may not be accurate.

For disclosure information, please visit www.williamblair.com/disclosures