I want to buy a business

Are you looking to address portfolio gaps through an acquisition?

Philip J. Isom

Philip J. Isom

Global Head of M&A and Capital Advisory Services Leader, Deal Advisory, KPMG US

+1 312-665-1911



To compete in an increasingly competitive landscape, you need the right portfolio of products or services in order to grow. Buying a business can help you quickly address gaps by diversifying your portfolio, expanding your geographic reach or increase your operational efficiencies.

Our investment bankers will work with you to develop an M&A strategy to address these gaps. We’ll leverage our global network to find targets that align with your objectives and helps you gain or maintain a competitive advantage.

We offer guidance through each step of the transaction process and provide actionable insights into terms and pricing, deal structures, debt and equity financing, accounting considerations and negotiations.

In addition to a broad range of investment banking services, our capital advisory group can assist you in refinancing debt or raising the capital you need to complete the transaction. 



We can help you at each stage of the transaction process

Analyze strategic options

Assess value and structure of the deal

Identify potential targets


Manage the transaction process from strategy to deal close

Negotiate and secure the optimal terms for a successful closing

Related insights

M&A market analysis

See how the M&A market has performed since January 1, 2019 to September 31, 2019 in our KPMG Corporate Finance LLC Activity Report.