Assurance, Consulting and Advisory

Our Assurance, Consulting and Advisory Group acts on behalf of some of the world’s most respected law and accountancy firms, banks and private equity houses, and has a long track-record of helping to drive their success across key growth markets.

Clients worldwide rely on our Assurance, Consulting and Advisory (ACA) recruitment specialists to deliver the partner moves that drive strategic priorities like succession planning, expansion into new territories, new service line development, and to bolster already market leading practices.

Networks and market insight

Our consultants take a client-led approach, which ensures they are ideally placed to identify and secure the best candidates and teams for any mandate they undertake regardless of jurisdiction.

In fact, clients often rely on our confidential professional networks and extensive market knowledge as a key element of their own due diligence when preparing to launch new capabilities or target international expansion opportunities.

Quality and strategic fit

Clients trust us with even the toughest, most important strategic hires because they know our focus - in everything we do - is on quality and commercial outcomes.

That means carrying out discrete due diligence on every candidate to look beyond skills and experience - to assess strategic, motivational fit - drawing upon an unrivalled network spanning law, accountancy, banking and private equity.

An established leader

Our consultants are recognised market experts. It is this combination of experience, contacts and market knowledge that positions us so uniquely - establishing Definitive Consulting as a market leader with the right insight, contacts and a proven track record in the following fields:

  • Audit & Assurance
  • Risk Advisory (Risk Assurance, Operational, Financial and Regulatory)
  • Transaction Services – Financial Due Diligence
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Forensics (Dispute Services, Financial Crime and Investigations)
  • Forensic Technology, Cyber Security and Data Analytics
  • Performance Improvement and Business Transformation
  • Insolvency, Operational Turnaround and Financial Restructuring
  • Economic and Competition Consulting
  • IT Due Diligence, Digital Transformation and Post Deal Services
  • Technology Risk Advisory
  • Valuations
  • Cost Transformation
  • Business Strategy & Growth
  • Business Operations Consulting