Exit strategies

During the course of a businessí life there are various points where an exit strategy is considered.

Some of these scenarios include:

  • Succession / transition of a business to other family members;
  • Succession / transition of a business to an employee or group of employees;
  • Sale of a business or business segment to a third party;
  • Winding down of business operations due to retirement;
  • Winding up business operations due to shareholder disagreement;
  • Reorganization of business operations due to cash flow difficulty

Regardless of your particular situation, we can provide you with guidance and in some cases referrals to trusted colleagues who can help you with an exit strategy that would be best for you.

Client Testimonials
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    George Stevens - President | Exclusive Education Products Ltd. / Edubar Holdings Inc.

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    Ruth Sommers - RESE Holdings Inc

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    John Morgan, CPA, CA, CIRP, CFE, CBM - President | Morgan & Partners Inc.

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    Dennis McIntaggart - Canadian Storage Systems International