Merger & Acquisition Services for Industrial Businesses

Sell Side Representation

We deliver premium value through our focus on the downstream industrial sector by creating the largest buyer pool that gets you maximum value.

Leveraged Recapitalization

Sell part of your business. Cash out up to 75% of the equity value, while keeping up to 49% of the stock going forward.


Let us tell you what your business is worth. We evaluate your current business and establish the potential future enterprise value.

Merger & Acquisition Services

We guide your entire acquisition process which includes valuing your business, and working with your M&A attorney to close the transaction.

The benefit to your Industrial Business

Premium industrial banking consultants

IVS Investment Banking delivers premium financial transaction services to business owners primarily within the downstream market. Our investment banking group leverages BIC Alliance’s 35 years of building connections in the industrial market offering a wide variety of skills and experience.

IVS specializes in the recapitalization and/or sale of people-intensive industrial service businesses. IVS principals have built relationships with over 250 qualified private equity and strategic buyers that are searching for industrial service businesses working in the refining and petrochemical, construction, tanks and terminals, power, oil and gas and marine sectors. Since inception, the principals of IVS Investment Banking have completed 20 investment banking transactions worth over $420 million in transactional value.

Recent Transactions

Articles for Business Owners

Jeremy Osterberger

Assuring confidentiality in M&A transactions

One of the most common concerns among prospective sellers is keeping discussions of a potential deal confidential.…

2023 M&A activity reflects broader economic trends, market dynamics

M&A deal activity has mirrored much of the larger economy and markets so far in 2023. There…
CEO, Invest Banking

Cautious money looks for profitable deployment amidst rising rates

It is hard to say which analyst said it first, but amidst the March banking crisis, someone…
CEO, Invest Banking

Industry cautious following SVB collapse

As the calendar turned to 2023, the hope in the M&A world was for a return to…

Success Stories

Industrial M&A News

Enterprise acquires JV interests from Western Midstream

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. announced that certain of its affiliates have acquired interests in Whitethorn Pipeline Company LLC and…

Capstreet Acquires Analytic Stress Relieving, Inc., a Nationwide Provider of Heat-Treating Services

Capstreet, a Houston-based lower middle market private equity firm, announced that it has acquired Analytic Stress Relieving,…

Entergy to sell gas distribution business to Bernhard Capital Partners

NEW ORLEANS — Entergy plans to sell its gas distribution business to Bernhard Capital Partners, a services…

DXP Enterprises acquires Alliance Pump & Mechanical Service

HOUSTON — DXP Enterprises has completed the acquisition of Alliance Pump & Mechanical Service (Alliance), a municipal…