What is Value Based Management?
Stern’s VBM - Value Based Management™ services address all management practices and processes of a client company in order to generate superior growth and long-term capital returns. Firms that publicly announce a VBM implementation consistently outperform benchmark indices.
Solutions for Every Business Type
We advise CEOs and their top management teams on how to apply value principles to solve pressing business issues. Our services are built on a foundation of Value-Based Management, Value-Focused Variable Compensation, and Capital Allocation, then tailored based on industry, size, and sector.
Fortune 500 Firms
Maximize long-term shareholder value within the framework of highly developed corporate processes.
Investment Funds/Private Equity
Align interests of senior management teams with that of LPs while allowing them to operate independently.
Russel 2000 Companies
Deploy world-class management systems for shareholders without losing strategic or operational flexibility.
Family Owned Businesses
Realize best-in-class internal governance systems without relinquishing entrepreneurial spirit.
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Courting more sophisticated investors starts with a listing on a major stock exchange. Developing effective corporate governance is the crucial next step to reduce any discount that results from operating according to lower standards, thus lowering the cost of capital and raising share price.
Our firm has a unique history as a pioneer in the area of value management. In 1983 we developed the Economic Value Added® metric to measure value that companies generate which led to the development of our Value-Based Management system. EVA® is now recognized and widely adopted by many of the world's most successful management teams.