Search Fund Influencers

Three business influencers to learn from and acquire knowledge about the search fund industry

Search Fund Influencers
Article by
GTE Staff Writer
Article Date
August 22, 2022

Looking for experienced business influencers who discuss private equity and search funds?

Here are three prominent business figures in the search and entrepreneurship through acquisition (EtA) space you should be following in 2022 if you want to gain personal knowledge grow your business:

  1. Graham Weaver

Graham is a well-known figure in the entrepreneurial world who runs his own private equity firm and teaches at Stanford School of Business. His content is concise and to the point about investing and personal growth.




  1. Tim Ludwig

Tim invests in small businesses and is passionate about business development. He focuses on EtA’s with businesses being handed down from baby boomers to a younger generation, something that GTE prioritizes. 

  1. Walker Deibel

With seven successful acquisitions, Walker is truly an expert in the EtA field. His book, “Buy Then Build: How Acquisition Entrepreneurs Outsmart the Startup Game” is regarded as one of the best books an entrepreneur can read.