Private Equity

GHJ provides value to Private Equity groups across all aspects of their business model. Our dedicated team serves portfolio companies, funds and principals.

We understand the highly competitive and unique environment that Private Equity groups and their portfolio companies operate within. They must be aligned with their partners’ philosophies and cultures to navigate various macro and micro economic factors in all stages – finding and executing investment opportunities, managing and growing portfolio businesses and planning for a successful exit.

GHJ’s Private Equity experts work with business owners to foster collaboration and partnership while obtaining the answers and insight that investors need during diligence, setting the foundation of a partnership for the years to come. Our deep knowledge of the private equity landscape coupled with our value-creation philosophy, allows GHJ to provide perspective across the investment lifecycle.

Who We Serve

  • Middle-Market Private Equity Funds
  • Family Offices
  • Growth Funds
  • Independent Sponsors
  • Institutional Funds
  • Sector-Focused Funds

Service Offerings

  • Agreed-Upon Procedures
  • Business Combinations, Purchase Accounting, Purchase Price Allocation and Consolidations
  • Client Advisory and Accounting Services for Accounting, Controllership and CFO Services
  • Closing Inventory Observations
  • Compensation Planning
  • Data Analytics to Roll Up, Visualize and Consistently Present
  • Exit Planning
  • Fair-Value Accounting
  • Financial and Tax Modeling, and Waterfall Calculations
  • Financial Due Diligence
  • Financial Statement Audits, Reviews and Compilations
  • Forecasting and Budgeting
  • Fund Accounting
  • Fund Structuring and Compliance
  • High-Net-Worth Planning for Stakeholders
  • Industry-Specialized Accounting
  • Litigation Support and Dispute Resolution
  • Purchase Agreement Review and Commentary
  • Quality of Earnings
  • Stock-Based Compensation and Long-Term Incentive Plans
  • Tax Compliance – Federal, State, and Local
  • Tax Structuring for Acquisitions and Divestures
  • Tax Due Diligence
  • Tiered Partnership Structure

Contact Our Private Equity Practice Leader

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Bryan KingSenior Manager
Paul KolomeyerSenior Manager
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