Independent Corporate Finance Advise
ERG Partners, founded in 2005, is an independent financial and strategic advisory firm with broad sector expertise and cross-border experience owned by its partners. ERG Partners offers the highest quality, independent advice to its clients across a broad range of corporate finance and strategic matters.
Mergers & Acquisitions
Scenario Planning, Project Evaluation and Financial Analysis
Our clients include major public and private companies and the private equity, infrastructure and specialist investment fund communities. ERG Partners combines in-depth industry expertise with market leading advisory skills and prides itself on its excellent reputation, execution capability and experience in cross-border transactions. ERG Partners provides objective, trusted advice to our clients in absence of potential conflicts.
ERG PARTNERS SERVICES
ERG Partners is a leading independent advisory firm focused on providing financial advice globally on significant mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, fundraising for entrepreneurs, corporations, partnerships and financial investors.
ERG Partners specializes in assisting clients in challenging, unconventional situations that require exacting analytical, industry, and structuring expertise.
MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
ERG Partners has significant expertise in advising companies, private equity firms and funds on a broad range of complex transactions including mergers, acquisitions, divestments, demergers, joint ventures and investments with experience across a broad range of industry sectors and a range of transaction sizes.
In addition, ERG Partners has extensive experience in advising on cross-border and multi jurisdiction transactions with deals closed in North and South America, the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
EG Partners advises boards and management teams on growth strategies and helps them evaluatie major strategic decisions, such as mergers and acquisitions, management buyouts, divestitures, and new market entry strategies to make informed decisions regarding its strategic alternatives to maximize long-term value for shareholders.
ERG Partners provides impartial advice to shareholders, boards of directors, management and other key stakeholders, with experience in complex restructurings and special situations in the US and Europe.
We have assisted Fortune 500 and other major corporations on restructuring their operations, improving profitability and realizing shareholder value.
SCENARIO PLANNING, PROJECT EVALUATION AND FINANCIAL ANALYSIS
ERG Partners supports clients’ decision making by providing scenario planning and project evaluation, and has significant experience in strategic planning, cost/benefit analysis, economic and financial analysis both for private and non-profit sector clients.
ERG PARTNERS SECTOR EXPERTISE
Broad Sector Coverage with a Focus on our Clients
INTELLIGENCE & SECURITY
ERG Partners has developed an in-depth expertise in the security and intelligence industries based on the team’s long-term involvement in these sectors and relationships with key industry leaders. This unique sector expertise enables ERG Partners to identify and develop value-creating strategies for its clients.
As a result, ERG Partners has successfully completed numerous transactions involving companies in intelligence analysis, security consulting and training, competitive intelligence, forensic computing, litigation support and data recovery.
TECHNOLOGY & MEDIA
ERG Partners has extensive experience in working with clients in the Technology and Media sectors, including Data and Information Services, Data Analytics, Content and Entertainment, Cloud and Internet Infrastructure, as well as Cyber Security both in the Government and Private sectors
HEALTH & WELLNESS
ERG Partners Education, Health & Wellness team works with clients in the healthcare, emergency medical services, training and fitness industries. ERG Partners has supported and provided advice to clients around the world.
PUBLIC SECTOR, INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND NON-PROFIT
ERG Partners works with clients in the non-profit and international development sectors including post-conflict stabilization, training and capacity building, monitoring & evaluation, stakeholder engagement and humanitarian operations.
In addition, ERG Partners conducts economic valuations and analysis for investment projects and opportunities.
ERG Partners' management team with a combined Investment Banking experience of 50 years
Arpad is a Managing Director and co-founder of ERG Partners. Previously, Arpad was a Vice President at J.P. Morgan’s Investment Banking and Corporate Finance unit in London, where he was responsible for client coverage and M&A execution in the emerging markets group.
Previously, Arpad worked at Creditanstalt Investment Bank in Budapest, the Institute for East West Studies in New York, and at the Secretary General's Office of the European Free Trade Association in Geneva dealing with third country relationships.
Arpad is also an award-winning photographer, the President of the American Hungarian Library and Historical Society in New York, and a Board member of several non-profit organizations and charities.
Arpad has a Master’s degree from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. He also has a degree from the University of Vienna in Political Science and International Law.
Tapio is a Managing Director and co-founder of ERG Partners, and has considerable experience in advising boards and shareholders of companies worldwide.
Prior to co-founding ERG Partners, Tapio was a partner and head of the London office of Stratos Ventures, a technology focused venture capital fund, and a Director and Partner of Evli Corporate Finance, where he advised technology and media companies on capital raising and M&A. Prior to that, Tapio was at Dresdner Kleinwort Benson corporate finance department in London, where he focused on origination and execution of M&A and equity capital markets assignments in Scandinavia, Benelux countries and the United Kingdom. Tapio has also been a board member of various non-profits organizations.
Tapio graduated from Helsinki University, Finland, and has a Master’s degree from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.
ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT SERVICES MARKET UPDATE (JUNE 2021 EDITION)
ERG Partners just issued its Enterprise Risk Management Services Market Update and Outlook with a summary of key trends and recent deal activity involving business intelligence, investigations, background screening and security consulting companies.
ERG PARTNERS ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ITS NEW FRACTIONAL CFO SERVICE
ERG Partners is pleased to announce the launch of its new Fractional CFO service, offering clients a cost-efficient part-time outsourced Chief Financial Officer, to ensure proper financial and strategic planning through the experience and expertise of a high-end CFO without the cost – salary, benefits, and bonuses – of a full-time CFO.
An ERG Fractional CFO is a financial expert with decades of business leadership experience providing financial strategy advise, forecasting & budgeting, capital-raising assistance and exit planning on a part-time or project basis.
ERG PARTNERS ADVISES BLACKPEAK ON ITS SALE TO ACURIS
ERG Partners advised Blackpeak, a business intelligence and risk consulting firm based in Hong Kong and Singapore, on its sale to Acuris.
THE CHANGING CYBER THREAT ENVIRONMENT
The cyber risk environment is changing and threats are evolving. Malicious actors are increasingly targeting a broader set of potential victims. Most recently, the necessity of working from home resulting from COVID-19 have created new vulnerabilities.
In order to better understand the new cyber risk environment, we spoke with Áron Székely, our cyber security adviser.