Ascento Capital provides high-quality investment banking services for sell-side and buy-side M&A engagements.
On sell side M&A engagements, we reach out to domestic as well as international acquirers who often pay a premium to acquire the talent and market penetration in the United States.
On buy side M&A engagements, we research the sector thoroughly to identify targets that are an excellent strategic fit with the buyer and save the buyer time by screening targets to ensure the valuation parameters are reasonable and the targets are ready to come to the table.
Mergers & Acquisitions
We provide investment banking services for capital raises for private companies. We assist with the financing strategy, financial projections, presentation materials, valuation, and financial structuring and negotiations with capital providers.
We have senior level access to angels, venture capital firms, asset managers, and family funds. Obtaining the right source of capital at each stage of a company's growth is critical.
Finding the right strategic fit with capital providers is critical. Criteria such as sector, geography and stage of company must be taken into account in order to maximize success.
From analyzing and evaluating our client’s business model and financial position, all the way through presentation of analysis,
Our valuation models are rigorous, in-depth and highly accurate, incorporating the latest valuation metrics from precedent transactions and comparable companies in the technology sector.
Ascento Capital is involved with every step of the Valuation and Fairness Opinion process.
Valuations and Fairness Opinions
Ascento Capital provides consulting services to companies leveraging years of corporate finance and technology sector experience and analysis of hundreds of business models.
In Sale Readiness Report, we conduct a comprehensive strategic and financial review for our client. After a thorough SWOT analysis, we provide Management Teams and Board of Directors with recommendations on how to position the Company, a preliminary Target Matrix with the most likely Targets, and how to maximize the valuation in preparation for an exit.