Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) represent one of the fastest ways for an organization to expand its geographic reach and enter new business markets. Acquiring or merging with an existing company also enables consolidation of a market and an effective means of acquiring new techniques and technologies.

M&A strategy consulting firms offer insights into the best companies to buy and the most effective means of acquiring or merging with them. They act as an intermediary between the purchaser and the target with the objective of matching buyers and sellers. They provide strategic advice as well as conducting research and due diligence to ensure a target company is financially sound and that the right purchase price is paid. They are often involved throughout the entire process and provide expertise at all stages of the transaction. They offer a complete solution for executing an external growth strategy through a merger or acquisition.