United States

Powerhouses in PE: Howard Newman's Serendipitous Success


Up close and personal with Howard Newman

Private equity veteran Howard Newman shares with Don Lipari, RSM's national private equity leader, the story of his rise from small town in Pennsylvania to the founder of a major private equity firm. He covers his long career at Warburg Pincus, decision to leave and start Pine Brook, as well as explains a signature offering of his firm, the “line of equity” approach to investing. 

Under separate cover, Howard Newman shares his outlook on commodity prices, the prominence of wind and solar generation. Additionally, he offers his views on disruptive forces at work in finance, notably technology, and stresses that most fintech startups are mostly offering pre-existing businesses in new packages. 

You may also be interested in:

Quarterly Industry Spotlights


Quarterly Industry Spotlights

Learn more about economic perspectives and deal flow trends for four industries important to the M&A and private equity markets.

Q4 2017 Dealmaker Roundup


Q4 2017 Dealmaker Roundup

A panel of private equity deal experts discuss the trends behind the deal statistics of the last quarter of 2017.

  • February 08, 2018
Private equity fund and portfolio companies: The impact of tax reform


Private equity fund and portfolio companies: The impact of tax reform

As the tax reform provisions roll out, deal teams have additional tax attribute facets to consider when acquiring or exiting an investment.

  • January 23, 2018

Private Equity Subscriptions

Subscribe to Quarterly Industry Spotlights

(* = Required fields)

Contact our professionals

Contact us by phone 800.274.3978 or
submit your questions, comments or proposal requests.

Events / Webcasts


U.S. Tax Reform: Private Equity Firms and Portfolio Companies

  • January 31, 2018


The Tax Consequences of GP Restructurings

  • December 11, 2017


Accounting and tax updates for private equity funds

  • January 17, 2017


Private equity and the software industry

  • December 14, 2016