Case | HBS Case Collection | June 2001

ESL Golf (A)

by Carliss Y. Baldwin and Christopher R Gordon

Abstract

Todd Peterson and his colleagues have spent five weeks analyzing CMP Capital Partners' potential leveraged buyout of ESL Golf. They are about to present their analysis and bid proposal to the investment committee, consisting of all CMP partners, which must approve any equity commitment.

Keywords: Leveraged Buyouts; Private Equity; Auctions; Bids and Bidding; Valuation;

Citation:

Baldwin, Carliss Y., and Christopher R Gordon. "ESL Golf (A)." Harvard Business School Case 801-429, June 2001.