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Justin Schulte '19 Launches Search Fund Project with Search Fund Accelerator

By: A. J. Wasserstein April 18, 2019

Justin Schulte eschewed the traditional job search during the second year of his Yale MBA program.  Schulte instead focused on launching a search fund – a vehicle where he could buy a business with approximately $2 million in EBITDA and immediately become the CEO of the acquired...

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From Classroom to CEO: Judd Lorson '17 and His Journey in Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition

By: A. J. Wasserstein November 9, 2018

On Friday, November 2, 2018 Yale SOM alum Judd Lorson jumped into the arena as a first-time entrepreneur by acquiring Ft. Lauderdale based Alliance CAS.  Lorson graduated from Yale SOM in 2017 with the explicit goal of pursuing an entrepreneurial career by purchasing, rather than starting, a...

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