Liquidity Options for Founders of Franchisors

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Tuesday, November 28, 2023; 1:00pm - Tuesday, November 28, 2023; 1:30pm
Greg Gutmanis, CFO & VP Acquisitions, Diversified Royalty Corp
Sean Morrison, President & CEO, Diversified Royalty Corp

As a franchisor, You’ve grown your business to scale. Your business is profitable, you believe in its continued growth prospects, and you are looking to take some money off the table. You’ve read the headlines of other franchisors selling to private equity – what should you do?

Traditionally, the liquidity options to consider are limited to the following: debt recapitalization, outright sale, or private equity transaction. There is another option to consider: royalty transaction.