Search Fund Primer

For those contemplating either pursuing a search fund or investing in one, CES has created a practical guide to answer the most frequently asked questions.

The primer aims to provide an unbiased view of the benefits and challenges, explains the model from both the entrepreneur’s and investor’s perspectives, and gives many operational and execution tips from previous search fund entrepreneurs.

We collect basic information from those requesting access to our research on search funds. Complete the form below, and upon its submission, you will be taken to a webpage where you can download the materials.

Your information will be kept confidential by CES and will not be used for any other purposes.

Your Information
Contact Information
Format: +1 510 555 1212
Format: +1 510 555 1212
Academic Information
Graduate Degree
Format: YYYY
Search Fund Information
Have you raised, or do you plan to raise, a search fund? *

By submitting this form, I hereby consent to Stanford University’s collection and processing of any sensitive personal data contained in this form for the other purposes described in Stanford University’s Online Privacy Policy, Offline Privacy Policy, and the Privacy Notice for Admissions and Financial Aid.

Before we send an email, we need to confirm you are a human.