In the bidding process, where Private Equity firms have multiple competitor firms against them - using spatial data can provide an information edge to push assumptions further. Investors in the Consumer & Retail sector can use CARTO to carry out white space analysis, uncovering the potential opportunity a large chain of restaurants or stores may have through expansion.Hear American Securities’ story
more data being used in screening process
more portfolio companies using spatial analysis
In Retail & Real Estate M&A, trade areas are fundamental to understand where potential acquisition chains’ customers live in relation to existing or potential business sites. By comparing the number of customers by distance from a business site to the number of households in the study area - your analysts can rapidly gauge the opportunity that a potential investment may have, or that an existing portfolio company may be missing.See full analysis
Logistics companies and consumer product manufacturers with chilled & frozen networks can also benefit from geospatial modeling, as distribution represents such a large share of their total opex. With any possible optimization significantly impacting EBITDA (the key metric in the Private Equity world) - many funds are encouraging their portfolio companies to seize the opportunity.See Grocery Example
reduction in time taken to gather data
Take the pain away from selecting, collecting, and consuming spatial data with our Data Observatory, a one-stop shop for all things geospatial and alternative data to generate alpha.
Augment your own data and broaden your analysis with a wide range of curated datasets on standardized spatial aggregations.
Schedule a 20 minute meeting with our experts to understand how you can use spatial analysis in your organization.