How we can help
We help leading investors globally make better investment decisions by thoroughly assessing a target's full potential.
Private equity firms are renowned for their deal discipline—knowing when it makes sense to proceed with an investment and when it's best to walk away. We understand this discriminating mindset and bring analytical rigor, independence, and a vast range of industry and functional expertise to the painstaking work of vetting a prospective buyout target or investment opportunity.
Our deep expertise and global network help us guide clients at all stages of the process. We begin with the investment thesis, which we flesh out and later test by concentrating on the big issues that will determine the deal's ultimate success. We then pair fieldwork—gaining insight into customers, suppliers, and competitors—with our best-in-class ecosystem of alternative data solutions, automation tools, and private equity-specific advanced analytics capabilities to build a proprietary understanding of the investment's true potential.
We build an integrated perspective that enables clients to decide whether to pursue the target, and to bid with confidence. Finally, as part of the due diligence process, we help clients develop an agenda for creating value once the deal is closed.
We are the world’s leading consulting firm for the industry—with a global practice more than three times the size of our nearest competitor
We derive insights from best-in-class primary research, our ecosystem of alternative data, and private equity-specific advanced analytics capabilities
Our support extends throughout your entire journey, from letters of intent to the post-close value creation agenda
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Prioritize your ambitions, sharpen your investment decisions, and fortify your firm’s foundation. We help you maximize the value of your portfolios with an approach that spans all industries, geographies, and asset classes.
The best deal decisions require more than commercial diligence. We assess a company’s software or e-commerce platform—from its product functionality and infrastructure to its security—to identify opportunities, avoid risk, and ultimately determine a target’s full potential.
Take a holistic approach to ESG that spans the entire investing value chain, to achieve superior returns and help create a more sustainable world.
We support the drive for rapid returns by developing a strategic blueprint, leading workshops that align management with strategic priorities, and directing focused initiatives.
Develop a strategy for continued excellence, winning the war for talent and maximizing investment capabilities.
Stand apart from your peers and develop tailored strategies for continued excellence.
Powerful analytics that give investors the edge to invest confidently in a changing world.