CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE) – Pritzker Private Capital (“PPC”), a leading provider of direct investment in families, today announced the launch of PPC University, a range of bespoke business education courses for college graduates developed in partnership with the Kelley School of Business under and were presented to Indiana University.
PPC University courses support the professional development of aspiring leaders across the PPC family of companies. The program builds on PPC’s longstanding commitment to work with its companies, invest in its people and culture, and build long-term successful companies. The PPC University is slated to begin teaching in March 2021.
“PPC University embodies our commitment to growing our businesses and investing in our talented team,” said David Gau, Partner and Head of Operations at Pritzker Private Capital. “As a family business, we know how important it is to offer high quality education and training opportunities when building a culture that preserves our core values of honesty, integrity and loyalty. We are excited to found PPC University together with the exceptional educators of the Kelley School of Business. ”
“We are honored to be working with Pritzker Private Capital in developing this important initiative,” said Idalene Kesner, Dean of the Kelley School and Frank P. Popoff Chair of Strategic Management. “The business world is constantly evolving, and we’ve been a seasoned leader in helping companies and professionals grow with them for more than 40 years. It’s always exciting to see where the extra momentum is leading people and we look forward to working with the future leaders of the PPC family. ”
PPC University offers bespoke courses designed and taught by the faculty of the Kelley School. The courses focus on five specialist areas: modern marketing, finance, operations, data analysis, and leadership and human resource management. Each course comprises eight virtual lectures over the course of a month given by professors from the Kelley School with selected PPC executives as guest lecturers. At the end of the program, participants will receive a certificate for their participation.
About Pritzker Private Capital
Pritzker Private Capital works with medium-sized companies based in North America that hold leadership positions in the fields of manufacturing products, services and healthcare. The company’s differentiated, long-term capital base enables efficient decision-making, broad flexibility with regard to the transaction structure and investment horizon, as well as being geared towards all stakeholders. Pritzker Private Capital builds long-term companies and is an ideal partner for entrepreneurial and family businesses. Pritzker Private Capital is a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). More information is available at PPCPartners.com.