This week’s M&A Access features Bryan Berent, Managing Partner, Blue River. Berent deciphers the activity on the buy-and-sell side—PE firms have “jumped back into the market with both feet.” Also, as an M&A advisor, Berent unveils hidden value drivers that make the most difference to clients, including management team stability, type of revenue, and more.
This week’s M&A Access features Ken Gorman, Director, Transworld Business Advisors – London South West. Gorman details how, despite the pandemic, now is the right time to sell your business in order to take advantage of the approximately $1.5 trillion in private equity that’s in search of good investments. As a broker, Gorman also describes what he provides clients to make selling a business as painless as possible, including how to package the business, identifying potential buyers, and managing due diligence and contracts.
This week’s M&A Access features Anthony Boschetto, Partner, KLR Outsourcing. Boschetto reveals which industries are succeeding during this economic downturn, including IT services, e-commerce, and emerging markets. Boschetto also explains how KLR’s strategic advisory outsourcing practice helps businesses reach their full potential through robust reporting and analysis that can help growth and manage cashflow.
This week’s M&A Access features Alan Schlotzhauer, CEO, 2717 Group. Schlotzhauer breaks down the current state of both the buy and sell side of the built industry, which includes increased deal scrutiny on behalf of the buyer and more creative solutions from the seller. In light of the pandemic, Schlotzhauer also highlights what M&A professionals should be focused on to set themselves up for success.
This week’s M&A Access features Carmen West, Managing Partner, 641B. West highlights 641B as a provider of resources and capital for minority-owned businesses. West also details how the pandemic has impacted small businesses in this regard.