Transaction Strategy and Execution

In Strategy and Transactions

EY-Parthenon teams can support you with the development, evaluation and end-to-end execution of your transaction strategy. They work with you as you assess and prioritize investment and portfolio optimization opportunities and identify targets to help achieve full potential.

What EY-Parthenon can do for you

EY-Parthenon teams can help business leaders and CEOs answer the following questions:

  • What is the role of M&A within your growth and portfolio strategy?
  • Have you performed the necessary due diligence to ensure you are making the best transaction decisions?
  • How can you achieve maximum value and reduce risks through transaction execution?
  • Are you prepared for the challenges of merger integration?

EY-Parthenon transaction strategy professionals have experience in the following areas:

  • Buy and Integrate

    1. Commercial Due Diligence: Using data-driven analysis, including the capabilities in primary and secondary research, and econometric analysis, EY-Parthenon professionals support clients’ diligence process in evaluating the attractiveness of a target’s industry, and assessing its competitive position and opportunities for growth.
    2. Operation and IT Due Diligence: EY-Parthenon professionals assist clients with critically evaluating a target’s attractiveness through an assessment of their operational and IT infrastructure. They not only offer an early identification of the operational issues affecting a business case but also identify opportunities for post transaction value creation.
    3. Integration Strategy Planning and Execution: EY-Parthenon professionals help clients through the development of an integration strategy, identification of synergies and value creation opportunities, development of combined commercial and operating model, and development of an integration master plan. They also help clients execute the integration process, realize and track synergies and manage communication and change throughout the integration process.
  • Sell and Separate

    1. Vendor Due Diligence: EY-Parthenon professionals assess clients in the exit phase of investment by articulating a portfolio company’s strategic position and future growth opportunities.
    2. Separation Strategy Planning and Execution (DivestCo and RemainCo): EY-Parthenon professionals support the development and execution of separation plans to reduce disruption to the ongoing business and disentangle complex areas — including customers and contracts, legal entities, IT infrastructure and applications, supply chain, finance & accounting and human resources. EY-Parthenon proprietary leading practice tools provide a robust platform to help manage your transactions in a coordinated manner.
  • Reshaping Results

    EY-Parthenon professions can identify opportunities to rapidly reduce operational costs and drive efficiency in businesses facing cashflow or solvency challenges.  We partner with leaders in the business to determine cost saving opportunities using a combination of data driven financial analysis and detailed industry subject matter expertise.

  • Transition Programme Assurance

    EY-Parthenon TSE professionals provide programme assurance and advisory services to clients as they undergo significant change/transitions. Our TSE professionals have specific expertise in managing the transition of large third party contracts.


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