With private equity firms being challenged to do more with less, you need a strategic business advisor. Serving more than 900 private equity firms and portfolio clients nationwide, we provide financial, tax, transaction, strategy, operations, and technology expertise through the investment life cycle. From helping you strategically evaluate target investments and efficiently close transactions, to defining priority initiatives and mapping out a value-creation plan, to helping you get the most value for your investment at exit, we’re an extension of your team, focused on your success.
We hand-select each team and scale our approach to serve your unique dynamics including industry, size, and complexity. And because we’re not structured with competing office profit centers, you receive the best resources to meet your goals. We focus on the middle market and have decades of experience working with the same companies you're investing in. Our deep insight into opportunities and challenges helps you make more informed decisions and maximize your investment value.
Areas of Focus
Tax reform for private equity: Uncovering opportunities
Seven value creation strategies for private equity
Tactics to maximize value during the holding period
Private equity tackles value creation
Six critical due diligence considerations for private equity
Strategies to mitigate uncertainties and invest with greater confidence
ACG Northeast Dealmaking at the Mountain 2018Plante Moran is excited to adventure into the mountains of Vermont for this winter’s ACG Northeast Dealmaking at the Mountain Conference.
ACG Detroit tax reform presentationThe Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has sweeping ramifications for private equity. Join us February 14 to learn how tax reform could impact the structure of your investments.
Tax reform: What are the implications on M&A structuring?How will the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affect private equity investors and sponsors? Join Plante Moran's and ACG Global's webinar to hear from our experts on the key provisions and strategies that you need to know about tax reform.
ACG New York's 10th Annual Healthcare ConferencePlante Moran is pleased to be a platinum sponsor of ACG New York’s 10th Annual Healthcare Conference.
Private Equity Thought Leadership
International tax reform: A look at provisions affecting multinational businesses
Concerned tax reform will affect your international business? Here’s what you need to know right now in order to prepare for the changes.
Learn from your peers: Uncap deal trends and challenges
From sale readiness and interest rate trends to longer hold periods and achieving differentiation in a seller’s market, private equity companies share their struggles and insights at the ACG Chicago Midwest Capital Connection.
Tax Reform: What you need to know today
Will you and your business be affected by the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act? In a word, yes. Here’s what you need to know right now in order to prepare for the changes.
President signs tax reform bill, making sweeping changes to existing law
The president signed into law H.R. 1 (originally known as the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”), making sweeping changes to existing tax law. It will impact virtually every taxpayer in some way. Here’s what to watch for.
Our clients say
Plante Moran has been working with Huron Capital for more than 15 years. Plante Moran clearly understands our funds’ goals and objectives as middle-market investors, which makes for a great working relationship. One of their best attributes is their understanding of the dynamics of family-owned businesses, which comprise the majority of Huron’s investments. They’ve also been a great referral source to Huron — always on the lookout for potential add-on acquisition targets that may be interesting to our current portfolio.
We understand the challenges private equity firms are facing. Our multidisciplinary team of over 350 private equity specialists provides the insights you need to build value throughout the investment life cycle. We take a personalized approach, mapping a strategy to achieve the results you seek and delivering flexible solutions based on your distinct needs. We see ourselves as a partner and extension of your team, helping you formulate strategies to solve complex issues.Michele McHale, Private Equity Practice Leader, honored as one of 2018's Most Influential Women in Middle Market M&A by Mergers & Acquisitions