Ducker partners with its private equity clients, across the full deal life cycle, to provide support – from initial transaction, through portfolio company growth, to company exit.  Our market studies for transaction thoroughly:

  • Quantify market opportunity
  • Evaluate the competitive landscape
  • Analyze customer feedback

In supporting private equity clients for decades, we appreciate the importance of custom market research and consistently deliver answers to support our private equity partners.


Our network of key industry participants facilitates primary research  insights from industry experts, competitors and customers to develop custom datasets and market views that help our clients build upon their investment thesis.


We collaborate with our private equity clients to prioritize red flag issues and provide real-time output.  We understand tight timelines and the cadence of the deal world and consistently deliver intelligence to help inform stakeholders through the deal process.

Ducker’s advisory team is committed to helping sponsors, advisors and executives gain a clear understanding of market dynamics across our core industries, which include over 250 annual engagements in automotive & transportation, heavy equipment, industrials, building & construction products and healthcare . We combine our industry and market expertise with proven methodologies, access to industry participants and expedited processes, to provide clients with the highest quality insights and intelligence they need to make strategic investment decisions in shifting market landscapes. Connect with a team member today. 

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