A robust and flexible financial model can be the difference between a successful transaction process and a painful drawn out one.
A high-quality model will assist you in effective decision making, whether it be assessing the impact of a new venture or transaction, ongoing monitoring of business performance or post investment review.
A well-constructed financial model, built by specialists well-versed in best practice, provides a level of quality and flexibility that will stand up to the rigour of a transaction. In order to ensure a smooth transaction process, it is imperative that the financial model used:
A professionally built model not only demonstrates flexibility in the face of transactional challenges, but also contributes to your success in achieving your business goals in the following ways:
Whilst many models are built from the catalyst of a transaction, it is such a shame when this is all they are used for. In fact, a good foundation for a smoother transaction is often a reliable and robust financial model that can be used and developed in the lead up to a transaction. This gives management time to get comfortable with the model and familiar with the functionality before the transaction pressure arrives.
Future proofing of models is also a key aspect of our offering - we look to create a deep understanding of your business, including getting significant input from your teams, so that we can build a model that can be used by management going forward. We find that this additional thought is tremendously valued by our clients, giving them a trusted model they can rely on, with functionality to make the model as adaptive as their businesses are.
If you would like to explore how our bespoke models could support your business and its next steps, please get in touch with Janie Reid.