Project Success Stories

Below are case studies for some of the recent projects matched and completed via SpareHire, spanning multiple sectors, geographies, and organization types.

 

Our clients are always kept confidential - all names are withheld.

Technology Firm

Client

A technology company and asset management firm run by a well known executive from the investment management industry.

Problem

The organization needed an experienced venture capital professional to help prepare a fundraising presentation.

SpareHire Solution

Through SpareHire, the organization connected with a Wharton graduate who had evaluated hundreds of early stage fundraising presentations as a venture capital professional.

 

Client Testimonial

"SpareHire connected us with a fantastic professional who leveraged his PE and VC experience to revamp our fundraising presentation. We ended up hiring him for a full-time strategy position."

Transaction Statistics

Rate

$150/hour

Total Project Value

$9,600

Cost Savings

50+%

Beverage Startup

Client

A small, growing startup in the natural food & beverage sector.

Problem

The organization needed help constructing a financial model in preparation for a capital raise. Neither of the founders had accounting or finance backgrounds.

SpareHire Solution

Through SpareHire, the startup connected with a private equity professional who built a monthly operating model that they used to raise capital and track their business.

 

Client Testimonial

“We found a great professional who quickly got up to speed on our business and built us a detailed Excel model. We look forward to using SpareHire again.”

Transaction Statistics

Rate

$100/hour

Total Project Value

$1,000

Cost Savings

66+%

Family Office

Client

A large family investment office.

Problem

The organization received an opportunity for a timber co-investment in Brazil, but didn't have the industry knowledge, resources, or language capabilities to evaluate the opportunity.

SpareHire Solution

Through SpareHire, the organization connected with a senior venture capital professional who not only had experience investing in the Brazilian commodities sector, but was also fluent in English and Portuguese.

 

Client Testimonial

“Without SpareHire, we would've had to pass on this opportunity without giving it proper attention. The professional ran due diligence, interfaced with management and produced a comprehensive report for us to evaluate the investment.”

Transaction Statistics

Rate

$150/hour

Total Project Value

$15,000

Cost Savings

75+%

Large Conglomerate

Client

A multinational conglomerate.

Problem

The organization had just acquired a U.S. automotive company out of bankruptcy and urgently needed a financial analyst to build a detailed operating model to support the turnaround effort.

SpareHire Solution

Through SpareHire, the organization connected with a former private equity associate who flew out to headquarters, met with department heads, built an operating model, and communicated findings to the acquirer.

 

Client Testimonial

“We needed someone to build an operating model on a tight timeline, and SpareHire quickly connected us with a great professional. We’ll definitely be using SpareHire again.”

Transaction Statistics

Rate

$72/hour

Total Project Value

$5,750

Cost Savings

60+%

Family Office

Client

 A large, multinational family investment office with over $20B under management.

Problem

The organization was tasked with a lengthy evaluation of multiple assets in a foreign city, and had no on-the-ground resources. They needed an analyst on site to support due diligence and modeling efforts.

SpareHire Solution

Through SpareHire, the organization connected with a local investment banking professional who supported due diligence efforts for several months.

 

Client Testimonial

“We found a terrific analyst on SpareHire within one week of posting our project. This is a great resource for family offices.”

Transaction Statistics

Rate

$60/hour

Total Project Value

$60,000

Cost Savings

50+%

Strategy Consulting Firm

Client

 A boutique strategy consulting firm.

Problem

The organization needed two experienced professionals to help with a private equity due diligence engagement.

SpareHire Solution

Through SpareHire, the organization connected with one management consultant and one private equity professional who worked together to complete the due diligence assignment.

 

Client Testimonial

“We were at full capacity when we landed this engagement. SpareHire enabled us to engage two great professionals with fantastic pedigrees at a reasonable cost. We are very happy with the quality of work, and we continue to use SpareHire to supplement our team as needed.”

Transaction Statistics

Rate

$75/hour

Total Project Value

$7,000

Cost Savings

50+%