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Mergers & Acquisitions / IPO

Seal the deal.

Create value at every level with M&A, IPO and SPAC expertise.

Our Solutions

solutions for M&A,
IPO and SPAC success.

Identifying transformative growth opportunities requires having the right team by your side.

We embolden your ability to revitalize your value by making quick and effective transitions, efficiently allocating resources for scale and tracking progress against goals – whether you are embarking on an IPO, SPAC or M&A transaction.

  • Develop and integrate financial and operational strategies to drive efficiency and implement systems to ensure valuations are accurate and reliable.

  • Conduct sell-side and buy-side due diligence to ensure accuracy and reliability of pricing structures and that all assets are able to be sold for a profit.

  • Provide support for transactions by executing on key project deadlines and driving process efficiency at every level.

  • Combine people, processes and technology to foster efficiency and eliminate redundancy after a deal goes through.

    • Process & Project Management: Manage the transaction project by monitoring progress and deadlines.
    • Registration Statement Drafting: Draft sections of the S-1/S-4, uplift historical financial statements (F-Pages) to conform SEC reporting requirements.
    • Audit Readiness and/or Support: Ensure a smooth audit process and assist with development of auditable financial statements for registration.
    • Quarterization Procedures: Assist in the “quarterization” of historical financial information as needed.
    • Comment Letter Assistance: Foster collaboration with the SEC and respond to comments in a timely manner.
    • SOX Advisement: Advise on SOX requirements and related management certifications.
    • Post-IPO/SPAC Support: Provide guidance with 10-K and 10-Q filing requirements.


How We Help

Transform your future with beneficial support.

From process enhancement to project achievement, we work with growing organizations to reduce transaction complexity through a customized and cost-effective approach.

We help with common IPO/SPAC and M&A challenges, including:

  • Planning and allocation of resources
  • Implementation of processes and technology
  • Compliance with laws and regulations
  • Overcoming issues with fundamentals or governance
  • Hiring strong finance and accounting talent
  • Managing SEC, auditor and investor requests

Hear what our clients have to say.

“Kranz really understands what it takes to support a venture-backed company. They have a talented pool of people that are able to step into your finance organization and provide immediate value.”

Matt Jones CEO Cloudshield

“We have found that everyone at Kranz provides diligent and reliable service to our organization. I have complete confidence in the team to provide us everything from tactical check writing to strategic financial planning.”

Doug Knopper Co-Founder & CEO Freewheel

“I have recommended Kranz to several of my portfolio companies to provide full service CFO/Finance support, as well as consulting on seeking and structuring venture debt. In each case they have delivered excellent results with a qualified, professional, ethical & cost-effective team.”

Pete Solvik Managing Director Sigma Partners

“Kranz is a true value add to my organization, giving us the peace of mind, we need to run our business. Every member of the accounting team is technically smart, collaborative, and customer service oriented. Weekly meetings with our CFO and team provide real-time transparency and line of sight into our financial operations. We very much appreciate the partnership, knowing we have such sound financial stewardship.”

Amit R. Patel Axiado

“Working with Kranz has been a game changer for my business. Our CFO advisor is a true business partner, adept at decision-making and highly adaptable. His CFO’s subject matter expertise and well rounded industry insight provides a layer of financial and strategic acumen that is tremendously valuable to us particularly as we navigate the current macro environment. He has also been a great coach and mentor to members of our finance and accounting teams, making them far more productive in their roles.”

Mondy Herndon CEO JOLYN

News & Insights

Keep up with the latest M&A/IPO market updates.

Our Process

Empower your team with our tailored approach.

Set a strong foundation

Successfully get your business up and running across payroll, accounting, and operations.

Strategize your best path forward.

Develop roadmaps and integrate measures that enhance operations to effectively manage growth and change.

Expand & Evolve

Accelerate and scale through business transactions while overcoming obstacles, preparing for the future and driving innovation.

Let’s Connect

Grow to your full potential with Kranz by your side.

With over 28 years of industry experience, we are proud to be the “go-to” finance and accounting firm supporting startups and emerging growth companies.

From interim management to leading your organization to an IPO, we ensure that your business receives a tailored white-glove service through every stage of growth.

Power your team with benefits that matter:

  • Reduce Resource Costs
  • Save Time
  • Customization
  • Objectivity

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