I want to sell my business

Are you looking for an exit strategy?

Philip J. Isom

Philip J. Isom

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

+1 312-665-1911



In an evolving marketplace with global competition and economic pressures, growing a business requires a strategic plan that’s carefully executed on. Your exit strategy should be no different.

Selling your privately or publicly held company comes with many questions: Where do I start? When should I sell? How do I prepare? What’s my business worth? Who should I sell to? How do I best position my business in the global marketplace?  

With more than 30 years of transaction experience, we’re able to answer these questions and provide you with objective insights on how to efficiently execute a transaction that aligns with your goals and objectives. We understand the landscape you’re operating in and how to differentiate your business during a sale. We offer actionable insights and guidance while managing the transaction from start to finish so your management team can focus on the day-to-day needs of the company. Our decades of transaction experience allow us to navigate complex transactions, our pulse on the dynamics within your industry help us maximize value and our relationships with buyers and outlier bidders are critical for getting your business in front of more interested parties. 

Our investment bankers offer actionable insights into terms and pricing, deal structures, debt and equity financing, accounting considerations and negotiations. 

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We can help you at each stage of the transaction process

Analyze strategic options

Assess value and structure of the deal

Present the
deal to the marketplace


Manage the transaction process from strategy to deal close

Negotiate and secure the optimal terms for a successful closing

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