Three Steps to Make Cybersecurity a Business Imperative

The pandemic inspired many fundamental changes to the way companies operate, perhaps none more significant than the ramp up in digital adoption as millions of people began working from home. As a result, the same period also saw a steep increase in cyber-attacks, as bad actors began capitalizing on newly realized vulnerabilities in companies’ plans… Read More

Maximizing Merger Potential: Survey Results from TriVista’s 2021 Study of ~200 Middle Market Business Leaders

DOWNLOAD THE FULL REPORT According to most studies, between 70-90% of acquisitions fail, but our latest research on mid-market M&A suggests otherwise. Through the survey, we found that mergers rarely fail, but often fail to live up to their potential. The following findings and explore how to maximize value capture. Demographics The survey polled c-level… Read More

Conducting Operations Due Diligence during COVID-19

While the global coronavirus pandemic has tested the boundaries of what due diligence looks like, it remains essential. Despite challenges related to the pandemic, TriVista continues to offer a flexible array of diligence offerings, ranging from full site visits to remote video assessments.  Our global team is facilitating site visits in geographies that are not… Read More

IT Due Diligence – 6 Key Considerations for Private Equity Investors

When private equity investors evaluate whether to acquire a target, assessing IT can be a challenge, especially in today’s dynamic technology landscape. Assessing Information Technology (IT) risks, capabilities, and maturity during due diligence is critical to understanding whether a company’s technology infrastructure can support an investment thesis. In an increasingly dynamic technology landscape, determining whether… Read More

COVID-19: Critical IT Business Decisions

As a result of the business disruption caused by COVID-19, executives are quickly evaluating fixed and variable overhead, while looking for areas to trim expenses. Cutting IT spend will be an obvious focus area for many companies, but careful consideration is needed to avoid unintended consequences. As you consider reducing IT spend across your portfolio,… Read More

Operations Due Diligence: 10 Key Questions Private Equity Investors Need to Ask on Every Deal

Operations Due Diligence is increasingly a key component of the private equity diligence playbook.  A thorough assessment of a target’s supply chain, operations and IT infrastructure can provide investors with critical information that informs investment decisions and influences post close strategies. In today’s competitive market for deals, it’s more important than ever that investors know… Read More