Business services

The B2B services sector is undergoing a strategic shift, as companies focus more on their core competencies. As a result, outsourcing is increasing, while consolidation and internationalization of service providers is intensifying. Capitalmind has extensive experience and a deep understanding of the following sub-sectors:

  • Testing, Inspection and Certification
  • Business Process Outsourcing
  • Consulting & Engineering
  • Energy Services
  • Industrial Services & Facility Management
  • Logistics & Transportation
  • Professional Distribution
  • Staffing
  • Waste Management & Water

The majority of our transactions are cross-border – both within Europe and overseas. They are executed by a team of experienced advisors across the globe. We have extensive sector expertise.

Recent insight

June 2018
Transport & Logistics – M&A report

T&L providers use M&A to drive earnings and growth Transport & Logistics (T&L) faces an era of unprecedented change, as digital and technological disruption and increasing competition from large geographically integrated groups conspire to win market share and squeeze margins in the mid-market. In response, we are seeing corporate transactions (increasingly crossborder) being used to


February 2018
Testing, Inspection & Certification – Sector Report

TIC valuations at historic highs. For how much longer? The M&A market for Testing, Inspection, Certification (TIC) has become even more favorable for sellers: a large number of transactions and valuation multiples are at historic highs, as trade-buyers target external growth and Private Equity (PE) eagerly pursue buy & build projects. We expect buy-side demand


September 2017
Major TIC strategics highlight acquisition priorities and confirm significant cash available for M&A

Growth through acquisitions remains a core strategy for the major TIC players and the mid-market is their preferred source of bolt-on opportunities, as illustrated in our latest analysis of recent M&A activity. Competition from private equity is driving high valuations. Although deal quality is dependent on various factors, such as market segment, capacity to scale up

Recent insight

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