M&A due diligence consulting

We conduct financial, tax, commercial, operational, IT and cyber diligence to help you identify transaction value drivers, improve M&A deal structures and mitigate risks. We also help challenge assumptions about future performance so you can choose the right valuation.



Strategies for successful corporate separations

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What EY M&A due diligence consulting can do for you

We conduct diligence to help you answer questions about the value drivers of your deal. Our clients include large cap and middle market organizations, as well as private equity funds. Read more about our due diligence services below, including special considerations for diligence on digital companies, including digital startups.

EY M&A due diligence consulting when acquiring digital companies 

Special considerations for digital companies, including digital startups 

As technology disrupts traditional business ecosystems and the competitive landscape, we can help you consider the unique aspects of diligence surrounding valuation, talent, product and commercial strategies when you pursue buying digital companies, including startups. These companies create customer value through the use of digital technology, and focus on capturing, storing and processing data. They incorporate a technology lens into everything they do to better serve stakeholders.

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The 2022 Digital Investment Index reveals that companies struggle with digital strategy and measuring returns on their technology investments. Read more.

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Nine steps to setting up an M&A integration program

EY M&A integration methodology consists of crucial key steps to help enable value creation from transactions. Learn more.

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How asset-light strategies and models can boost business growth

An EY survey of 1,000 C-suite executives found that using asset-light business models and strategies fueled growth and strengthened financial results. Learn more.

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Nine essential qualities of an M&A integration leader

Appointing an M&A integration leader with traits and skills to manage complex integrations will help realize the full value of a transaction. Learn more.

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