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Private Equity Overview

Today’s market has made it extremely difficult to predict what the next day will bring. For private equity firms, the expectations remain to balance the buy and sell-side opportunities with a continued focus on value creation in existing portfolios.

RubinBrown’s Private Equity Services Group can help you balance these priorities and also comply with the changing regulatory landscape.

We offer private equity firms and their portfolio companies an integrated suite of business services aligned across the entire private equity life cycle.

M&A and Private Equity Update

The purpose of this semi-annual publication is to provide readers with an overview of the M&A markets, from the perspectives of both strategic and private equity buyers. Additionally, we will highlight an industry with notable M&A activity, and also feature a private equity Spotlight Firm.


Our Approach 

With a single point of contact through your individually assigned coordinating partner, we will provide you strategic, timely and insightful advice at every stage of the private equity life cycle.
We align our industry expertise with the industry focus of your investment or target company to deliver a team that understands the unique issues of a particular industry. Our one-firm approach ensures you get the right resources with the right expertise for your needs.

Our Focus

For over 60 years, we have been trusted advisors to private, family-owned businesses and have developed the necessary bed-side manner that is required when partnering with owner-operators.

We aim to build enduring relationships, as evidenced by our track record of success serving a diverse base of middle market businesses.

Our Professionals & Services

Our professionals specialize in transactions in the middle and lower-middle market. From the initial thought of buying or selling, to the critical post-closing and ongoing management that must occur, you can expect a dedicated team with substantial experience that will bring a comprehensive approach in order to provide you with superior quality and service.

Our team will be responsive to your needs, proactive in communicating with you, and provide you with the tailored services and quality deliverables your situation requires—no exceptions and no surprises. We will strive to ensure you are totally satisfied.

We can provide you with a variety of tailored services throughout the private equity life cycle in manner that is conducive to how you do business, including:

  • Buy and sell side due diligence
  • Financial, Tax and IT
  • State and local tax diagnostics
  • Portfolio company audits and taxes
  • Tax structuring, planning and modeling
  • Purchase price allocation and valuation 

We can provide you with a variety of tailored services throughout the private equity life cycle in a manner that is conducive to how you do business to ensure that you become a totally satisfied RubinBrown client.

Association for Corporate Growth

Founded in 1954, ACG is a global organization with 56 chapters and over 14,000 members. Doing business is at the heart of the ACG membership experience. Chapters in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia bring dealmakers together to help them achieve their business and professional goals. Face-to-face events, online tools, structured networking opportunities, exclusive member benefits and leading-edge market intelligence provide ACG members with powerful business-building resources. ACG brings together every segment of the growth community.


Edited by Andrew Ross Sorkin, The New York Times’s chief mergers and acquisitions reporter, DealBook delivers the news driving the markets and the conversation.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions is the premier destination for breaking news, in-depth commentary and analysis about the burgeoning middle market. Published in partnership with the Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG), a global organization comprised of thousands of private equity firms, corporate officials and intermediaries, Mergers & Acquisitions provides valuable insight and analysis regarding private equity, cross-border M&A and strategic acquirers, enabling readers the ability to own their industry.

The Deal

The Deal's mission is to report on news, people and tactics surrounding what we refer to as ‘the deal economy’, a set of interrelated deal activities driving corporate growth in a continually changing global market.