M&A Services

Mergers and Acquisitions Services

Learn more about our M&A offerings


Calder’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 capitalise 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.


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
  • Business succession structuring
  • Readiness review


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:

  • Business succession structuring
  • Due diligence
  • Business Valuation
  • RISK & GAP Analysis
  • Synergy analysis
  • Separation structuring
  • Identification of potential value
  • Negotiation support
  • Capital and financial advisory
  • IPO readiness

Integration and Divestiture

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

  • Integration/separation planning and support
  • Business Valuation
  • Sale purchase agreement
  • Financial agreement analysis & planning
  • Purchase price allocation
  • Completion statement strategy
  • Day one readiness
  • Transaction services agreements
  • Integration program mobilisation
  • Synergy support
  • Financial analysis and stranded cost support

The Calder Associates Difference

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

  • Over 7,500 M&A specialists globally
  • In-depth industry knowledge and deep experience in complex and precedent-setting transactions
  • Serve over 65 percent of the largest private equity firms, including 8 of the top 10
  • Involved in half of the 20 largest private equity deals in history
  • Advised clients on more than 2,500 merger integration engagements
  • Helped with about 200 IPOs across many industries in the past 5 years
  • Methodologies and tools developed to meet industry standards