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Instant solution for specific IT due diligence need


Challenge

PE firm needs IT due diligence provider to assess target company

A managing director came to us with a critical need for an IT due diligence provider to assess a target company in the manufacturing industry. The portfolio company was a multi-site signage company focused on design, project management, and manufacturing. The managing director needed a provider located in the southeast who could assess scalability and risk with industry-specific technology while also having excelled in prior work with PE firms.

BluWave finds IT diligence provider with specific manufacturing knowledge

Leveraging our founder’s 20 years in private equity, we have extensive frameworks for assessing PE-grade IT diligence needs. BluWave utilizes technology, data, and human ingenuity to pre-map, assess, monitor, and maintain deep pools of IT diligence providers that uniquely meet the private equity standard. We interviewed the PE firm to understand their specific key criteria, and then connected the client with the select pre-vetted service provider from our invitation-only Intelligent Network that fit their exacting needs.

Firm uses diligence provider to properly evaluate target company

Within less than 24 hours of the initial scoping call, the PE firm was introduced to the exact fit, PE-grade diligence provider that specialized in assessing manufacturing-related technology. The client engaged the provider we presented them with and was able to confidently evaluate the target company and gain the insights they needed.

“I thought they did a very good job summarizing the current state at the company and also adding well thought out and practical recommendations. I would absolutely recommend them to others and use them again for similar work.”

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