Few business appraisers can match our combination of A/E industry experience and professional training and accreditation. Our business valuation work has stood up to the most rigorous tests, including courtroom litigation and professional fiduciaries. Whether you need a simple assessment of the value of your firm, or a fully documented appraisal report for ESOP, tax, […]
Are you looking to grow through acquisitions? Are you ready to sell or merge with another firm? If so, few if any firms can match our experience and capabilities when it comes to identifying potential buyers or sellers and helping you negotiate a successful transaction. At Rusk O’Brien Gido + Partners, we bring years of […]
Every firm will eventually face the challenge of ownership transition. Whether your firm survives and thrives depends on how you plan for this transition. At Rusk O’Brien Gido + Partners, our experts have helped hundreds of firms in the architecture, engineering and environmental consulting industry evaluate their ownership transition options and develop the optimal plan […]
Whether you already have an ESOP, or are exploring one, we can help. Our consulting team has extensive experience performing ESOP appraisals and helping firms to objectively assess whether an ESOP is an appropriate and feasible ownership solution for them. Employee stock ownership plans, or ESOPs, are becoming increasingly popular as an ownership model in the […]
With over forty years of experience working with firms just like yours, there aren’t many business challenges we haven’t seen before. Whether you’re looking for a comprehensive evaluation and strategic planning effort, or someone to provide on-going advice and industry perspective to your board, we can help. Business planning is an exercise that far too […]
For owners of small to mid-size architecture, engineering and environmental consulting firms, the financial leadership of the firm can be a daunting task. Very often, the owner is called upon to solve complex problems and tackle issues in areas that require the experience, expertise and advice of a seasoned senior financial executive. For most firms, […]
Is it time for a shareholders agreement tune-up?
A well-crafted shareholders agreement is the foundation of any professional service firm’s ownership transition plan. In privately held firms...