Tag Archives: Professional Services Investment Bank

Clearsight Advises Growth Strategy Firm, Innosight, in its Announced Acquisition by Huron

Clearsight Advisors, Inc. (“Clearsight”) is pleased to announce another successful transaction in its market-leading Professional Services Practice.  Clearsight served as the exclusive strategic and financial advisor to Innosight Holdings LLC (“Innosight”) in its announced acquisition by global professional services firm … Continue reading

Five Actions to Prepare Your Consulting Business for Sale

As we described in a recent article, the consulting M&A market was highly active in 2016, with diverse buyers pursuing rapidly growing firms with domain expertise in “hot” horizontals and verticals such as Cloud Services, Healthcare, and Digital Transformation. We … Continue reading

The Consulting M&A Market: Back on Top in 2016

Although 2016 started with what initially appeared to be muted M&A activity, we will likely look back on 2016 as a key inflection point for the broad consulting industry. Through an equal combination of both strong volume and values, the … Continue reading

Clearsight Advises Pivot Point Consulting in its Acquisition by Vaco Healthcare

Clearsight Advisors, Inc. (“Clearsight”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pivot Point Consulting, LLC (“Pivot Point”) by Vaco Healthcare, LLC (“Vaco”), a portfolio company of QUAD-C Management, Inc. Clearsight served as the exclusive strategic and financial advisor to Pivot … Continue reading

Clearsight Named as Finalist for 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

Clearsight Advisors is pleased to announce that four of our deals have been named as finalists for the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards.  Clearsight is a finalist in the following categories:  Information Technology Deal Of The Year; Healthcare And Life Sciences … Continue reading

Clearsight Celebrates 5 Years

As we celebrate Clearsight Advisor’s 5th Anniversary on July 8th, we can’t help but take a moment to reflect on the journey and say thank you. It’s hard to believe that five years have passed since we launched our firm. … Continue reading

PE Backed Platforms Ramping Up Acquisition Activity in the Professional Services Sector

For the last several quarters, we have been talking about the increase in PE activity in the consulting sector. As evidence of this continuing trend, there has been a recent flurry of deals including: Madison Dearborn-backed Ankura Consulting Group’s acquisition … Continue reading

Clearsight Advises ARRYVE LLC in its Acquisition by Grant Thornton, LLP

Clearsight Advisors, Inc. (“Clearsight”) is pleased to announce the completion of another highly successful transaction in the business consulting and professional services industry. Clearsight served as the exclusive strategic and financial advisor to ARRYVE LLC in its acquisition by Grant … Continue reading

Clearsight Advises Revature on its Growth Capital Investment Led by University Ventures

Clearsight Advisors, Inc. (“Clearsight”) is pleased to announce the completion of another highly successful transaction in the education technology and professional services industry. Clearsight served as the exclusive strategic and financial advisor to Revature on its highly successful growth capital … Continue reading

A New Era of Consulting M&A, the Private Equity Marriage

Earlier this month Ankura Consulting Group, a business advisory and expert services firm, announced that it had received an investment commitment of $100M from Madison Dearborn Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm. Ankura is a recent entrant into the consulting … Continue reading