Helping leading companies perform better

To succeed, businesses must constantly evolve and adapt to competitive, market, operational and financial challenges. Continuous performance improvement takes effort and discipline. An independent perspective can often help you identify creative solutions. Sometimes skills are required that are new to your business or you simply don’t have the required bandwidth.

Our professionals bring experience gained working with companies in the most challenging of circumstances. We work with a sense of urgency to understand complex issues, identify opportunities and help make change happen. We will help deliver measurable and sustainable improvements to your organisation – linking strategy to action. Our focus on cash, our emphasis on delivering clear messages and practical solutions and our proven project management capabilities, consistently deliver value to our clients.

Our services

We assist businesses in analysing their financial performance and in identifying and implementing actions to improve performance.

Who do we help?

We help businesses, both listed and private, including some of Australia’s best known organisations to perform better.

Global diversified mining business

We were engaged to assist with post acquisition integration. We devised and implemented a detailed integration process which was executed ahead of time and with minimal disruption to operations.

We were subsequently engaged to manage a process to drive the realisation of synergies from the acquisition.

  • Deal Support
  • Earnings Improvement
  • Measuring and Predicting Performance
Tier 1 listed international construction business

We assisted the Board across a range of engagements including: financial investigations into underperforming divisions; project reviews; corporate governance assessments; fraud risk assessments, and transaction due diligence.
  • Governance and Risk Assessment
  • Independent Business Analysis
  • Measuring and Predicting Performance
  • Deal Support
Global engineering company

We implemented strategies to improve the conversion of profit into cashflow and reduce the group’s reliance on external funding through better working capital management. We also designed and managed a cost reduction program.
  • Cash and Working Capital Management
  • Earnings Improvement
Global utilities group

We assisted our client to complete a major transformation program, including business acquisitions, system implementation, capital raisings, adoption of regulatory change and company-wide performance improvement initiatives.

We were engaged as a key advisor to provide transactional, restructuring and reporting assistance during this complex period.

  • Interim Management
  • Deal Support
  • Measuring and Predicting Performance
  • Cash and Working Capital Management
  • Earnings Improvement
 International airline

We assisted management with options analysis and the implementation of a subsequent solvent wind-down to exit an underperforming joint venture arrangement.
  • Balance Sheet Management
  • Corporate Streamlining
  • Deal Support
ASX-listed energy group

We assisted management in improving consolidated management reporting and cash flow reporting processes, tools (dashboards) and accountabilities.
  • Measuring and Predicting Performance
  • Cash and Working Capital Management

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