Transaction Advisory Services

Kroll's Transaction Advisory Services enable buyers, sellers and lenders to maximize value throughout the transaction process.

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We provide information supported by our rigorous analysis that enables decision makers to take action.

Key Services

Financial Due Diligence (buy-side and sell-side)

  • Quality of earnings (QoE) analysis
  • Net debt and debt-like items
  • Working capital analysis
  • Assessment of financial reports, accounting systems and policies and personnel financial model review/projections
  • Data room support

Tax Due Diligence

  • Income tax risks and exposures
  • Net-income tax risks and exposures
  • Tax attributes

Tax Structuring

  • Tax-efficient structures
  • Tax benefit/cost modeling

Operations Advisory

  • Synergies evaluation
  • Process improvement
  • Merger integration

Transaction Advisory Services

  • Better assess the real value of a business and minimize transaction risks


Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson
Head of Canadian M&A Advisory and Country Leader
M&A Advisory
Raphael Ray Newman
Raphael (Ray) Newman
Managing Director and Global Head of Transaction Advisory Services

How we can help

M&A Advisory

Kroll is a leading middle-market M&A advisor.

Acquisition Advisory

Kroll helps clients succeed throughout the transaction lifecycle. From deal origination, creation and execution, to completion we enhance and preserve value for your business.

Business Sale Advisory

Kroll's team of specialists will guide you through the sale of your business, from developing an exit strategy to maximizing value at closing.

Private Capital Markets

Kroll has extensive experience raising capital for middle-market companies to support a wide range of transactions.

Fairness and Solvency Opinions

Kroll helps boards of directors and special committees formed by boards fulfill their fiduciary responsibilities when considering corporate transactions.

Distressed M&A and Special Situations

Kroll professionals have advised hundreds of companies, investors and other stakeholders at all stages of distressed transactions and special situations.

M&A Advisory

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Dec 14, 2021


Duff & Phelps Ranks First for Number of U.S. and Global Fairness Opinions Over the Past 10 Years

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