M&A Advisory

M&A Advisory

Benefit from hands-on involvement of an experienced, committed advisor and advocate.

As your advocate, our goal is to deliver the best possible outcome for each transaction. Our professionals proactively manage every stage of the process, from identifying financial goals through scrutinizing the details involved in closing the transaction, all while maintaining the highest level of confidentiality and objectivity. We develop active lines of communication with our clients, ensuring that they have sufficient information and guidance to make key decisions throughout the transaction process.

Years in Business
Successful Domestic & Cross-Border Engagements
Transaction Value

Clients achieve exceptional outcomes as a result of our preparation, market knowledge and proven ability to execute transactions. Collectively, the Amherst team has advised on more than 450 successful domestic and cross-border investment banking transactions exceeding $20 billion in total transaction value. That experience sets us apart, and allows us to craft unique solutions that create value for our clients.


Amherst provides a wide range of investment banking services.

Our services include advising private and family-owned businesses seeking a sale or some other form of liquidity event, supporting the disposition of portfolio companies owned by private equity or other investment groups, and assisting larger corporations divesting non-core or under-performing units. Amherst also is experienced providing buy-side advisory services to both strategic and financial buyers. Amherst professionals are active in structuring and obtaining equity and debt capital for financings, buyouts and other liquidity events.

Private and Public Company Sales

Division/Subsidiary divestitures

Distressed Transaction Advisory Including §363 Sales

Acquisition Advisory Services

Debt Capital Raise

Equity Capital Raise

Leveraged Buyouts



Our success advising clients is derived from decades of experienced employed in the M&A and capital-raising process.

Amherst professionals provide objective advice and creative solutions aimed at achieving the objectives of our clients. Our team and our approach make a difference, in a number of meaningful ways.

Industry Recognition & Awards
  • Senior deal advisors maintain hands-on involvement throughout the transaction
  • Reputation for results and aggressive client advocacy
  • Deep in-house resources and service capabilities
  • Extensive transaction experience and success in the middle-market
  • Independent, with a focus on creating value for clients
  • Expertise in multiple industry sectors, with access to key decision-makers
  • Comprehensive access to foreign markets through our IMAP partners
  • Knowledge of financing sources and credit markets