Are you sitting on untapped wealth and opportunity in your business? Wealth that won't be extracted if you sell your business outright?
Maybe you still enjoy working in your business but want to work on the parts of the business you enjoy or are good at? Or do you simply want more free time? If you are committed to leaving a strong legacy behind you don't want to leave it to the wrong people. A professionally facilitated business owner transition could be what you need. Achieve your goals through Platform 1 finding a talented person to work alongside you, help grow the business and buy you out gradually.
With Platform 1's expert business succession planning, you can enjoy the future you've always wanted.
We’ll help you get positioned to work only on those parts of the business you enjoy or where your skills are most valuable. At the same time, we’ll help you plan and implement a staged exit that delivers you more wealth than an outright sale could ever achieve.Read More
Does your business have opportunities that you haven't yet been able to capitalise on? A fresh injection of talent and capital could take your business to the next level and achieve its potential.Read More
Bringing a skilled person with capital to work in your business can often help take it to the next level and make your vision a reality.Read More
"The numerous lockdowns have been frustrating many business owners contemplating succession, particularly in Auckland. Some have delayed plans or been in a holding pattern. Others now however are taking the opportunity to start moving. The talent pool of people with capital is here now and they also are ready to move.Read More
"Press Release 13 September 2021 Auckland, New Zealand After a turbulent 18 months for business owners, business owner transition company Platform 1 have found owners facing succession are starting now to think about moving forward. We know now that Covid will have some impact on lives and businesses for some time to come, so will there be an acceleration of business owners exiting ?Read More
"You will not get a Superman or Wonder Woman if you hire a GM for your small or medium-sized business. We have met many business owners who have tried unsuccessfully to do this themselves. Whether the person comes from within or externally there are some key reasons for this.Read More
"Exiting your business now makes sense for many business owners. Why wait? The Platform 1 NZ Business Owner Succession Survey in April 2020 showed that 76% of business owners > 60 years old were looking at succession within the next 3-5 years and the pandemic had changed the succession thinking of 30% of business owners. We are now a year down the track and many business owners are still in a holding pattern and considering options. You are naturally thinking about when is the right time to exit.Read More