Corporate Divestitures

Redeploying Assets More Strategically

Corporate Divestitures

Strategic Planning
Bridgewood functions as a strategic extension of each client’s executive team.  With decades of experience, our professionals have a proven track record of successfully divesting non-core divisions and product lines for clients ranging from privately held businesses to Fortune 500 companies.

Experience Counts
Bridgewood’s experienced team works closely with top executives to develop a tailored divestiture strategy, carving out the business unit or product line into a stand-alone opportunity, and then presenting that opportunity in a compelling way.

Corporate Divestitures

Strategic Planning
Bridgewood functions as a strategic extension of each client’s executive team.  With decades of experience, our professionals have a proven track record of successfully divesting non-core divisions and product lines for clients ranging from privately held businesses to Fortune 500 companies.

Experience Counts
Bridgewood’s experienced team works closely with top executives to develop a tailored divestiture strategy, carving out the business unit or product line into a stand-alone opportunity, and then presenting that opportunity in a compelling way.

Uncovering the Best Buyers
Working collaboratively with our clients, we utilize sophisticated in-house research techniques and resources to identify the best strategic buyers.  Additionally, we have strong international relationships and long-term connections to thousands of middle-market private equity firms.

Proven Results
Bridgewood’s divesture process adds value and generates results.  We are experts at complex transitions, carving out business units, presenting synergies, and bringing qualified buyers to the table.  We manage the entire process, from strategy development to buyer research, offering materials, marketing, financial modeling, deal structuring and negotiations.

Your Trusted Advisor
We’d be pleased to discuss your strategic objectives and how a divestiture may help your company redeploy resources more strategically.

  • "Bridgewood's relentless focus helped us maximize value and shift resources to our core businesses."

    Cory Recknor, CFO, Research Products Corp.
  • "Bridgewood helped us successfully execute a key strategic divestiture to sharpen our focus on The Maine Companies’ core businesses."

    David Spitulnik, President of Maine Plastics Inc.
  • "Bridgewood managed this divestiture for ACUITY with great attention, skill and expertise."

    Ben Salzmann, CEO, ACUITY, A Mutual Insurance Company
  • "We needed advisors with strong middle-market divestiture experience who were plugged in to the best buyers. That’s exactly what you delivered."

    Sara Armbruster, V.P. Strategy and Development, Steelcase Inc.

Featured Corporate Divestitures

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