Services


Since 1990, hundreds of middle market companies have turned to Fort Dearborn Partners to help develop and execute creative, effective strategies that enhance business performance and increase shareholder value. By identifying and leveraging strengths while minimizing potential pitfalls, Fort Dearborn helps clients improve operational and financial performance. Our seasoned professionals draw upon many years of diverse experience in a highly effective and efficient manner to deliver results, thus providing our clients with a return on their investment equivalent to a multiple of our fees.

 Performance Improvement
  Strategies and tactics to assist both growing and mature businesses to improve operational and financial performance
 Turnaround Consulting
Objective assessment leads to timely and creative solutions that return underperforming companies to profitability
 Mergers & Aquisitions - Seller Advisory
Advisory services provided by experienced investment bankers help guide buyers and sellers through complex transations

 Mergers & Aquisitions - Buyer Advisory
Advisory services provided by experienced investment bankers help guide buyers and sellers through complex transations
 Financing / Refinancing
Our experience, credibility and urgency optimizes results under difficult conditions
 Due Diligence
Comprehensive and thorough business review performed for potential buyers and their lender

 Valuation Services
Valuation professionals posses the knowledge and capabilities that are critical in determining the value of a company
 Business & Strategic Planning
Understanding owner’s goals and candid assessment of the business generates creative thinking and strategies for success
 Restructuring & Reorganization
Our experience, credibility and urgency optimizes results under difficult conditions; includes Litigation Support and Interim Management

 Creditor Advisory Services
Advisory services provided by experienced investment bankers help guide buyers and sellers through complex transations
 Private Equity Advisory Services
Advisory services provided by experienced investment bankers help guide buyers and sellers through complex transations