OW Capability: Corporate Finance & Restructuring

Mergers & Acquisitions

Oliver Wyman has created value in hundreds of M&A transactions across a range of industries.

Our services include conducting industry and market scans; designing acquisition and divestiture strategies; developing robust, analytically driven due diligence; and assisting with transaction negotiations. Oliver Wyman focuses on assessing future transaction market and competitive potential, value chain drivers, business designs, and management; finding and profiling potential partners or buyers; devising optimal transaction structures; and facilitating the decision-making process.

Recent Project Examples:

  • Developed aircraft-related investment theses and market assessments
  • Performed pre-merger due diligence and planning for aviation-sector companies
  • Conducted an analysis of aerospace markets to identify market entry opportunities
  • Provided due diligence, acquisitions, and exit support for manufacturing packaging companies
  • Identified targets in automotive testing equipment
  • Facilitated a synergy valuation assessment, working collaboratively with both the acquiring and target oil and gas companies
  • Managed the integration of two multibillion-dollar acquisitions for a global container port development and operating company

Mergers & Acquisitions Insights