Going public can be a pivotal step in your company's growth strategy to raise capital, attract and retain staff and enhance your company's profile.
You might be considering an Initial Public Offering (IPO) to expand your business, improve market presence or as a long-term, planned exit strategy for owners.
Whatever your motivation, the right decision results from a vision to succeed, a thorough analytical evaluation of your objectives and your plans, and a dash of gut instinct.
You have the vision and gut instinct. We can help with the planning and provide guidance on the journey to going public and what it takes to succeed.
We have developed an IPO Diagnostic to provide companies with the information they need to make an informed decision about going public.
We will assess your company's readiness to go public and provide a customized report on areas that require attention to ensure your company is prepared for an IPO.
The pros and cons of going public
To begin, you must be fully aware of the implications and process of going public. We will review:
Options and issues
There are a number of issues and options you need to consider and understand, such as:
Your company's management, internal controls, and systems
Before you become a public company you have to "get your house in order" and manage like a public company. We will help answer the following questions::