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Services

Mergers and Acquisitions services

Learn more about our M&A offerings

​Deloitte’s M&A specialists have the insight and experience to advise corporate and private equity investors through each stage of the merger and acquisition process. We help clients develop appropriate growth strategies based on their goals, so they'll be prepared to capitalize on opportunities during the merger, acquisition, or divestiture process. From strategy to due diligence to integration or divestiture, we recommend established strategies and solutions to help provide the confidence and support clients need to achieve their unique growth objectives.

Strategy

Our professionals help clients define an M&A strategy that reflect the changing landscape of industries, customers, and competitors. Clients count on us to help identify potential opportunities and targets for growth that align with their corporate strategy. Services include:

  • Portfolio strategy
  • Strategic and operating model assessment
  • Target screening
  • Deal structuring
  • Readiness review

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​Execution

From financial, tax, operational and IT due diligence to transaction structuring, and financing options, our hands-on experience helps clients navigate the complex transaction execution process. Services include:

  • Deal structuring
  • Due diligence
  • Synergy analysis
  • Separation structuring
  • Identification of potential value levers
  • Bid and negotiation support
  • Capital and financial advisory
  • IPO readiness

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Integration and Divestiture

Integration and divestiture involve additional challenges, including costs, timelines, and disruption to business as usual. We help clients address end-state planning and integration/separation needs to be better prepared for day one and beyond. Services include:

  • Integration/separation planning and support
  • Sale purchase agreement
  • Financial agreement advisory
  • Purchase price allocation
  • Completion statement advisory
  • Day one readiness
  • Transaction services agreements
  • Integration program mobilization
  • Synergy support
  • Carve-out and stranded cost support

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The Deloitte Difference

Deloitte has been recognized as a leader in M&A services globally and in the US. This recognition affirms what many clients already know–that we deliver what we promise. What we bring to the table:

  • Over 12,000 M&A specialists globally
  • In-depth industry knowledge and deep experience in complex and precedent-setting transactions
  • Supported six of the 10 largest merger & acquisition deals of all time
  • Serve over 65 percent of the largest private equity firms in the US, including 8 of the top 10
  • Involved in half of the 20 largest private equity deals in history
  • Delivered over 10,000 transactions in the last 10 years
  • Helped with about 200 IPOs across many US industries in the past five years
  • Worked on nine out of the 10 largest divestitures of all time
  • Supported seven of the 10 largest spin-offs of all time
  • Methodologies and tools developed to meet industry standards

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Meet our leader

Russell Thomson

Russell Thomson

National Managing Partner | M&A Services

Russell, a partner with Deloitte & Touche LLP, leads Deloitte’s US Merger & Acquisition Services practice. Russell has been with Deloitte for more than 20 years, focusing the last 18 years on growing ... More