Mergers & acquisitions and strategic advisory

Growing and realizing equity value in knowledge-led businesses

  • IT services & software

    From strategy, software, operating model design and outsourcing to ERP, application design, data management and infrastructure design.
  • Media agencies

    From brand, PR and web to marketing, email and digital.
  • Management consulting

    From strategy advice, change management and PPM to economics advisory, healthcare consulting and risk management.
  • Human resources

    From recruitment, outsourcing, professional training and education to outplacement, HR management and employee benefits.
  • Engineering consulting

    From architecture, building design and project management to risk assessment, environmental and security.
  • Health & life sciences

    From strategic, data & analytics, marketing communications, process improvement to compliance consulting firms working with payers, providers and the life sciences industry.

Strong demand for M&A in 2019

16 Nov

Latest blog


Our latest Buyers Research report reveals strong demand for M&A is driven by industry converence with a desire among buyers to deepen industry and digital expertise. Buyers expect to complete 5 acquisitons over the next 2 to 3 years and the optimum turnover size for an acquisition has risen 18% since 2016. To find out more about the main trends discussed in our recently published Buyers Report, read our latest blog.

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New research report

15 Nov

Latest report


Our 5th annual report analyzes the findings from our comprehensive independent survey of how acquirers of knowledge-intensive services businesses will approach M&A in 2019.

Download the report for all the insights.

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Our deals

09 Nov

Latest deals


Our London team is pleased to announce they advised OEE Consulting, a customer journey and operations transformation firm, on its merger with gobeyond. The transaction closed on October 31, 2018.

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Equiteq has completed nearly


M&A transactions and strategic advisory engagements for knowledge-led businesses.


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Equiteq win at The M&A Advisor Awards

Equiteq are pleased to have won the Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year at the 9th Annual International M&A Advisor Awards. The M&A Advisor Annual International M&A Awards honor the leading deal teams, firms and professionals whose activities set the standard for international M&A transactions.

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All our latest insight, research and reports at your fingertips

Equiteq Edge is our free source of insight and advice for shareholders of knowledge-led businesses. You'll find expert guidance, unique research, guest articles and lots more including a monthly newsletter.

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Looking to acquire

Are you a private equity investor or corporate acquirer?

Equiteq is 100% focused on the consulting, IT services and knowledge outsourcing space – so combining our deep market participation with investment banking, and strategic and operational consulting services provides buyers and investors with a competitive advantage when bidding for assets and customized services for effective acquisitions and growth plans.

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