London, UK – 16 November 2022: Holland Mountain, a leading global provider of consulting services and data solutions for the Private Capital industry, today announced that it has acquired PE Stack, a Private Capital technology and data consulting business. PE Stack is known for its comprehensive database of Private Capital software and market intelligence providers, which it uses to power product selection services for fund managers and limited partners.
Holland Mountain will incorporate PE Stack’s proprietary market intelligence and team of West Coast-based experts into its existing service offerings. The combination of the two firms further enhances Holland Mountain’s award-winning services for Private Capital firms, helping them establish the people, processes, technology and data capabilities they need to achieve their strategic objectives.
Barnaby Piggott, CEO of Holland Mountain:
“As a team, Holland Mountain is passionate about moving the Private Capital industry forwards. As the industry continues to expand in size and complexity, the role that technology plays in supporting best practice has never been more vital. We are therefore delighted to take our relationship with PE Stack to the next level and leverage their unique knowledge base and unrivalled experience, of both emerging and established software and data solutions, to achieve the best possible outcomes for our Private Capital clients.”
Tim Friedman, Founder of PE Stack:
“We are excited to join forces with a highly respected, global group which shares our belief in the potential for technology to enhance efficiency and create competitive advantage in an increasingly complex and demanding market.
We believe that best practice procurement starts with a comprehensive understanding of the vendor landscape, both in terms of the providers and the technologies they employ, followed by an assessment process which is unbiased, consistent and efficient. We are thrilled to find a partner that shares our core values and will allow us to offer additional support and services to Private Capital firms seeking to achieve excellence in all areas of their operations.
With additional resources available to us, we anticipate significant enhancement to our ongoing product research process. We will continue to work proactively with the vendor community to ensure their solutions are represented accurately to both our clients and the wider private capital community via our public Vendor Profiles database.”
About Holland Mountain
Holland Mountain is a leading specialist consulting firm and data solutions provider for the Private Capital industry. Its globally recognised team of Private Capital process, technology and data experts supports Private Capital firms on their journey to digital maturity. Holland Mountain’s award-winning consulting services include operational & data strategy, solution selection, solution implementation and ongoing managed services. Holland Mountain also delivers best-in-class system integration, data warehousing and advanced data analytics, leveraging its ATLAS Data Platform.
About PE Stack
PE Stack is a research and consulting firm with a specific focus on third-party software and market data. It offers advisory and outsourced procurement services to its fund manager and limited partner clients. The firm maintains a unique database of private capital data and software products, which it leverages to support unbiased, comprehensive product selection projects for a wide range of clients, from small first-time funds to global mega-buyout firms.