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Mergers and Acquisitions strategy consulting

M&A deals help you pivot fast, but it's unchartered territory. We can help you stay on course to drive strategic value from your pursuits.

Move your M&A with speed and certainty

At a time of unprecedented disruption and an increased focus on innovation, keeping up with market change is an everyday endeavor. To compete and capitalize on new opportunities, you have to constantly build, refine, and invigorate your portfolio.

One of the quickest ways to do it? Inorganic growth—joint ventures, alliances, mergers, and acquisitions—coupled with divestitures when needed. Still, it's no easy feat.

Your M&A decisions must align with your business objectives and be promising at the same time. It sounds simple, but it's difficult to master. With extensive experience planning and executing, we help companies quickly and cost effectively add strategic capabilities and reach.

Having supported some of the largest and most complex mergers, acquisitions and divestitures in history, we can help you create value through M&A—faster and with greater certainty.

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To help lead their merger integration planning


Our cross-functional background enables us to jump in at any point in the process to see your initiative through, from research to onboarding.

Corporate strategy

Get the right strategic fit. We help you make better decisions on why, where and when to invest to align with business objectives.

Target screening

Source the right deal. We'll assess potential and key business drivers to help you prioritize candidates.

Due diligence

Challenge assumptions. Our market, customer, competitor and technology insights help you conduct thorough diligence to choose the right target.

Merger integration

Deliver on the synergies. We'll help you reap the benefits of your deal with confidence.

Divestitures and carve-outs

Let go to grow. We'll build a strategy to help you achieve your divestiture objectives.


Get actionable insights. We use advanced analytics to drive performance, expedite the M&A deal cycle and improve decision making.

How we work

Value capture

Focusing on large-scale transformation, we know where to look across the investment cycle for additional value.

Functional expertise

Our dedicated practice carries in-depth knowledge of strategy, supply chain, IT, sales, marketing, finance and change management.

Global reach

Our global network enables us to draw upon the best talent and resources for every project.

Technology in M&A

Shape, execute and accelerate transformational M&A deals, using disruptive technology to deliver speed, innovation and value.

To thrive in a rapidly evolving market, organizations need to reinvent how they manage the technology angle of their M&A deals. Technology platforms have significantly matured and can replace existing legacy architecture and business processes in one go.

We help organizations identify and implement the solutions that will allow them to leapfrog ahead in innovation. With deep expertise in platforms and a wide network of partners, we guide companies in launching technology-driven M&A strategies and accelerating spin off or integration.

The results? Streamlined business processes through standardization. Improved productivity through disruptive technologies. Reduced costs through flexible enterprise architecture. And dramatically increased speed through Agile deployment methodologies.

Time is of the essence in M&A. We know the accelerators. Start your transformation.

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Our Leaders

J. Neely

Senior Managing Director – TomX Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions Global Lead

Takashi Yokotaki

Managing Director – TomX Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Growth Markets/Japan Lead

Sven Wahle

Managing Director – TomX Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Europe Lead

Dominik Krimpmann

Managing Director – TomX Technology Strategy & Advisory, Mergers & Acquisitions Lead, Europe

Join the team

Use your vision and skill to tackle the world’s biggest business challenges. Build a career by helping global clients reimagine the ever-changing business landscape.