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
Private equity tackles value creation
Private equity integration and value creation guidebook
Strategies to maximize value during the holding period
Critical due diligence considerations
Private equity due diligence guidebook
Tactics to mitigate uncertainties and invest with greater confidence
Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors 2018 Winter ConferencePlante Moran is proud to be a silver sponsor of the upcoming Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors Winter Conference in Miami, Fla.
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 New York's 10th Annual Healthcare ConferencePlante Moran is pleased to be a platinum sponsor of ACG New York’s 10th Annual Healthcare Conference.
ACG Chicago's 6th Annual Middle Market Manufacturing Investment ConferencePlante Moran is proud to be a platinum sponsor at ACG Chicago’s 6th Annual Middle Market Manufacturing Investment Conference on February 27.
Private Equity Thought Leadership
ACA Compliance Bulletin: IRS issues pay or play enforcement guidance
On Nov. 2, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) updated its Questions and Answers (Q&As) on the employer shared responsibility rules under the Affordable Care Act (ACA to include information on enforcement.
The future of the automobile is autonomous, and your business is likely to feel the effectRide-sharing, utilitarian electric vehicles, and autonomy are poised to overtake our conventional hands-on-the-wheel experience. How will your business be impacted? Read more at The Business Journals.
How the U.S. should renegotiate NAFTA in a more competitive worldAs global companies boost investments in fast-growing foreign markets, should the U.S. increase protectionism or further embrace globalization? The answer isn't as black-and-white as some might say, and this isn't the time to oversimplify. To start, consider these five factors. Read more at MarketWatch.
Full implementation of new electronic tax invoices and receipts requirements postponedNew requirements for Mexican electronic tax invoices and receipts were expected to go into effect on Dec. 1, 2017. This date has been postponed by the Mexican tax authorities.
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.