2020 Business And Professional Services Sector Update
Business and professional services (BPS) firms are facing increased uncertainty amid the COVID-19 global pandemic.
Benchmark International Facilitated the Transaction Between Catastrophe Cleaning & Restoration Co, Inc. and Interstate Restoration
Catastrophe Cleaning & Restoration Co, Inc (“CATCO”) of St. Louis, MO has been acquired by Interstate Restoration. CATCO is a 50-person company that has operated in the St. Louis and Kansas City markets for over 35 years providing highly skilled restoration and remediation expertise to residential, commercial, public, and industrial customers.
The IT Services Industry and M&A
Information Technology (IT) services encapsulate maintenance and security with regard to onsite and remote tech support, infrastructure, computers, servers, networks, workstations, firewalls, cloud services, web development, systems integration, telecom, patch management, software updates, big data, and virus and malware prevention.
The Facility Services Industry and M&A
This several-hundred-billion-dollar global market is largely driven by commercial construction projects, a focus on reducing building operating costs, and outsourced facility management operations.
The Engineering Services Industry and M&A
The engineering services sector is made up of Engineering Services Outsourcing (ESO) firms or Engineering Service Providers (ESPs) that specialize in planning, design, and technical work at each stage of a product lifecycle.
The Information Services Industry and M&A
The global information services (IS) industry employs integrated methods to gather, process, communicate and store different types of information for the purpose of improving efficiencies for society and organizations.
The Global Contract Catering Industry and M&A
Various types of businesses and organizations engage the services of contract catering companies to provide daily or regular meal program services.
Business Services M&A: Office Administration & Recruiting
As the use of BPO services becomes more common around the world, the M&A activity surrounding them increases, with a large concentration in the middle market.