Mergers & Acquisitions

M&A enables business leaders to drive transformation and optimize value. To maximize opportunities in today’s complex macro landscape, leaders need best-in-class advice and judgment from an experienced partner at the nexus of global capital markets and industry.


We have earned our position as the #1 M&A advisor in the world by consistently providing unparalleled advice and perspectives, empowering our clients to seize transformative opportunities for their organizations — whether pursuing a dream deal, restructuring a business or simply seeking candid advice.

We serve clients as an integrated partner in the execution of their strategic vision, leveraging our unmatched experience and global network to deliver competitive advantages in today’s dynamic environment. Together, we transform business challenges into long-term success.

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How We Serve Clients

Strategic M&A

We provide differentiated tactical advice to clients on their most important strategic transactions. We utilize our deep bench of M&A talent and our experienced industry and regional experts to advise our clients as they evaluate their alternatives relating to these opportunities.

Activism and Raid Defense

We offer clients strategic and tactical advice to understand and respond to potential vulnerability to an activist or unsolicited approach. Our integrated team combines experienced activism and raid defense expertise with deep industry knowledge to advise clients on anti-raid preparedness, activism and proxy fight defense, and raid defense.

Cross-Border M&A

Our extensive global network and deep knowledge of international markets enables us to advise clients on cross-border M&A transactions across jurisdictions. Our global, interconnected teams work with clients to expand their global reach.

Structured M&A

We utilize deep industry knowledge, unrivaled experience, and capital markets judgments to help our clients design and execute structured transactions, including joint ventures, recapitalizations, spin-offs/demergers, and other complex transactions.

Financial Sponsor-Related Transactions

We leverage our industry knowledge, capital markets insights, financing capabilities, and expansive experience to advise financial sponsors and other financial buyers on a full spectrum of transaction alternatives. We assist clients with leveraged buyouts of listed or privately owned companies, stake purchases, and monetizations through asset or portfolio company sales or other offerings.

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