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A winning year for KPMG Corporate Finance LLC

Global M&A network and honors top-performing dealmakers, outstanding advisory firms, and distinguished M&A leaders

Philip J. Isom

Philip J. Isom

Principal, Global Head of M&A, KPMG Corporate Finance LLC

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At the recent 13th annual Global M&A Atlas Awards, KPMG Corporate Finance LLC was proud to be awarded the:

  • Middle Market Investment Bank of the Year Award
  • Global Technology Deal of the Year Award (Mid-Market)
  • Cross Border Deal of the Year Award (Mid-Market)
  • Phil Isom, Global Head of M&A was announced as one of the top 50 Global M&A Investment Bankers!

To read more about these awards, see below.

M&A Atlas Awards is hosted by the Global M&A network and honors top-performing dealmakers, outstanding advisory firms, and distinguished M&A leaders.

About the transactions:

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC wins Global Technology Deal of the Year Award

Cognizant Technology Solutions acquires Zenith Technologies

At the recent 13th annual M&A Atlas Awards, KPMG CF was proud to receive the Global Technology Deal of the Year award for serving as exclusive financial advisor to U.S.-based Cognizant, a global IT consulting company, on the cross-border acquisition of Zenith Technologies, headquartered in Cork, Ireland.

KPMG CF was engaged by Cognizant to assist in identifying opportunities to acquire Industrial Internet of Things (I-IoT) technology leaders who are delivering leading I-IoT solutions that would advance their position in this space.

KPMG CF conducted a global search, leveraging its deep I-IoT domain knowledge and transaction experience, as well as its international reach to identify a partner for Cognizant that met its exacting acquisition criteria. KPMG CF worked diligently with Cognizant and its legal counsel to drive a successful closing of this complex transaction.

To read more about this award, click here.

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC wins Cross Border Deal of the Year Award

Wei Holding sale to Fosun Jinmei Cosmetics Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Fosun International.

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC acted as exclusive financial advisor to Wei Beauty, a vertically integrated prestige beauty skincare brand, on their sale to Fosun, an innovation-driven consumer group that provides high-quality products and services for families around the world in health, happiness, and wealth segments.

In addition to sell-side advisory services, the KPMG LLPs Financial Due Diligence team was engaged to perform the company’s quality of earnings analysis and pro forma P&L consolidation prior to market launch.

The KPMG International Tax Services team was engaged to address suitable structuring variables across international tax jurisdictions to achieve maximum tax efficiencies for sellers.

To read more about this award, click here.

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC is part of the global Corporate Finance practices of the KPMG International’s network of independent member firms. The network was ranked number 1 as the top M&A middle market adviser globally by Refinitiv, based on number of completed transactions, for the past 20 years.

Whether you are considering an acquisition to diversify or grow your business, a sale of your company or a capital raise to continue to position your company for success, our investments bankers offer strategic insights and years of experience to partner with you in achieving your goals.

As always, feel free to reach out if you would like to discuss in further detail.

Contact us here: https://corporatefinance.kpmg.us/our-team.html

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