Private Equity Transaction Support

Accelerate your returns with ArcBlue Private Equity services

ArcBlue have extensive experience supporting Private Equity organisations with experienced procurement expertise to fully identify the opportunity to deliver value from any transaction. We offer support with due diligence processes to quickly identify the opportunity for taking cost out of the target and also following transaction to deliver the savings identified.

Pre-transaction due diligence

With ArcBlue Private Equity Procurement you can leverage globally recognised best practice procurement tools and methodologies to conduct pre-deal procurement due diligence and identify early opportunities for accelerated returns.

Post transaction value

Whatever your long term goals and exit strategy, get the most out of your portfolio by ensuring that procurement savings programs are clearly framed, properly structured, implemented with the appropriate subject matter expertise guiding the way, and generating the maximum impact. ArcBlue has expertise across numerous sectors and industries in achieving real value for companies using tried and tested tools and programs adapted by subject matter experts.

ArcBlue Private Equity Services

ArcBlue provide the following services to support our private equity clients.

Analytics

Identify early procurement opportunities with ArcBlue spend and opportunity analysis

Diagnostics

Understand the current procurement organisation capabilities to support further EBITDA growth

Competency Assessments

Assess the Procurement talent with our pQ assessment tool

Contract Resources

Experienced hands-on Procurement resources to support the local Procurement & Management teams

Search

Deliver high calibre procurement talent with the ArcBlue Search & market-mapping service

Strategic Sourcing

Leverage ArcBlue’s strategic sourcing methodology to improve profitability

Analytics

Identify early procurement opportunities with ArcBlue spend and opportunity analysis

Portfolio companies often have poor data or numerous systems. Analytics can help private equity firms to weave together a clear picture from disparate systems and create clarity.

ArcBlue Procurement Dashboards can be used to identify cross portfolio spend aggregation opportunities.

Our Dashboards make spend data visible,meaningful and valuable and enable the right procurement strategies to be developed and road mapped for cost optimisation applicable for a portfolio company.

Diagnostics

Understand the current procurement organisation capabilities to support future EBITDA growth

Gain early insight into the current status and capabilities of the procurement organisation using our Procurement Diagnostic solution.

ArcBlue Diagnostics will identify performance gaps and opportunities for further improvement and will use our transformational model, aligned to your organizational and procurement goals, to produce a detailed roadmap to drive benefits realization and improved EBITDA growth.

Competency Assessments

Assess the Procurement talent with our pQ Assessment tool

Assess individuals or teams against 13 competencies to help you identify top performers, supportive agents of change, and potential laggards.

Designed to establish the baseline, target investment and measure results, the output of the pQ will lead to a development plan following the 70:20:10 methodology.

The pQ competency assessment uses the ArcBlue procurement competency matrix which has 13 technical procurement competencies plus soft skills competencies which produce a clear picture of Professional Procurement competence.

Contract Resources

Experienced Hands on Procurement Resources to Support the Local Procurement and Management Teams

ArcBlue Project Contracting is your key to delivering immediate skilled procurement resources to expedite delivery of procurement initiatives.

Our consultants provide hands on procurement expertise on demand – from sourcing and contract management to SRM.

They can be reporting to the procurement or local management team as a direct resource and offer flexibility of resources, being scalable from part-time to full time, for short or long term needs.

Search

Deliver High Calibre Procurement Talent with the ArcBlue Search & Market Mapping Service

ArcBlue Search delivers highly specialised, technical recruitment services. Find the very best Procurement talent in your market through our process which focuses on individual and team capability, aimed at improving productivity and performance.

Utilise our established networks and deep understanding of procurement competencies and role requirements to fill your organisational gaps. 

Strategic Sourcing

Leverage ArcBlue’s strategic sourcing methodology to improve profitability

Deploy ArcBlue’s sourcing methodology and access hands on sourcing support to identifying new sources of supply or contract manufacturing opportunities.

Our methodology delivers, on average, savings of between 15% to 30% on cost of goods.

Our experienced field experts match the right suppliers with business needs and in the process, transfer key sourcing methodology and knowledge to your team. 

Speak to our specialists

Find out more about how we work with Private Equity

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Adrian Gjurasic

Regional Director, Southeast Asia

  • Singapore Office
  • +65 8363 3550
  • adrian.gjurasic@arcblue.com.sg
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Keith Gauntlett

Senior Consultant

  • Hong Kong Office
  • +852 6299 6997 
  • keith.gauntlett@arcblue.com.hk
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Richard May

Senior Consultant

  • New Zealand Office
  • +64 21 0241 0441
  • richard.may@arcblue.co.nz