Top Dollar: How to Achieve a Premium Valuation for Your Professional Services Firm

A select group of professional services firms receive significantly higher valuations than their peers when they are acquired. What characteristics do these firms share? What factors do valuation experts weigh more highly than other? This groundbreaking new study answers these questions and more.

Who We Interviewed

We conducted a national survey of two segments:

  • Acquirers of professional services firms such as IBM, SAIC and CACI
  • Valuation experts such as the McLean Group, Stout | Risius | Ross, and The Silicon Valley Bank

Who Will Benefit?

CEOs, executives and marketing directors at professional services firms

Report Topics

  • What buyers value
  • Factors driving premium valuations
  • How government contractors are different
  • Specific advice from respondents on building a high value firm
  • How to implement the recommendations

Industries Investigated

  • Technology
  • Accounting & Financial Services
  • Architecture, Engineering & Construction
  • Management Consulting
  • Government Contracting