BGA Affiliates

Core Service Providers

Business Growth, Company Capitalization, Generational Transition, Shareholder Liquidity

Headwaters | MB
de Visscher & Co., LLC
Moosmann Capital Advisors
Paragon Global Consulting
Governance Partners Group LLC
Da Vinci Global Consulting LLC

Specialized Service Providers


Lyco Works

Customer Management Processes

The Pursuit Group
Asher Training
Global Launch, LLC

Operations Management Processes

Flow Consulting
4C Healthcare Solutions LLC

Technology & Data Analytics

Tartan Advisors

Supply Chain

Tenzing Consulting, LLC


Headwaters MB is an independent, middle-market investment banking firm providing strategic merger and acquisitions, corporate finance services and merchant banking through proprietary sources of capital. Named Investment Bank of the Year by the M&A Advisor in 2014, Headwaters MB is headquartered in Denver, CO, with 6 regional offices across the United States and partnerships with 18 firms covering 30 countries.

Denver, CO | Chicago, IL | Greenwich, CT | New York, NY | Newport Beach, CA | San Francisco, CA

de Visscher & Co. provides Financial Advisory Services to family and closely-held businesses and to single family offices; including capital and liquidity programs, control restructuring, direct investment services, and family governance and succession planning.

Greenwich, CT | New York, NY

At MCA we serve first generation entrepreneurs to multi-generational business owning families and family offices. Our independent and multi-disciplinary advisory services are primarily aimed at delivering comprehensive strategies for the inter-generational transfer of business interests, family governance, cross-border tax and estate planning. As trusted long-term advisor to private clients, we aim at preserving and growing the families' human and financial capital by applying our own in-house expertise and through a unique network of best-in-class specialists.

Zurich, Switzerland

ArkMalibu advises business owners by making highly informed and relevant recommendations on steps towards building, selling or monetizing their businesses. ArkMalibu executes this with an experienced lead mergers and acquisition team, the likes of which you won't find at any other investment bank. ArkMalibu helps businesses maximize value by effectively conveying the company's investment merits and minimizing the buyers' perceived investment risks. As one of the most trusted boutique investment banking firms in the region, we leverage our proprietary process to serve our privately-owned clients based on our experience, creativity, and avoidance of conflicts of interest. We focus our energy and talent on turning culture into capital so that we can creatively deliver value beyond our clients' expectations.

Cincinnati, OH

Paragon provides organizational assessment, customized training and executive coaching solutions to C-Suite and emerging leaders from over 100 organizations. We help leaders improve their performance and get better results from their teams and help executive teams become more cohesive and focused on strategy execution as opposed to struggling with communication roadblocks. With expertise quoted in both Bloomberg and Tribune media we have worked with clients ranging from Fortune 500 and multi-generational family owned businesses to NGOs from over 85 countries. Paragon is headquartered in New York City with a diverse network of highly skilled affiliates across the globe.

New York, NY

Governance Partners Group, LLC provides a full range of external Chief Corporate Governance Officer services to corporations and other organizations that have a need to practice good corporate governance but which may not have sufficient internal resources to practice good governance in an appropriately robust manner and, therefore, seek to outsource all or a portion of their Office of the Corporate Secretary functions.  Governance Partners Groups’ services are categorized as Board and Committee Support, Executive and Financial Management Interface, Legal Entity Governance Management and Governance Program and Process Development and Enhancement.

Alpharetta, GA

Da Vinci's consultants come from the worlds of psychology, the C-suite, and from the accounting, legal and financial professions. The Da Vinci Method concentrates on maximizing individual and collective human capital to enrich cultures, focus vision, align strategies and drive innovation. This allows for the crafting and implementation of the right technical solutions and the right processes for any undertaking. The result is an unlocking of full human and business potential capable of achieving loftier outcomes and perpetuating immeasurable success. One of Da Vinci's unique competencies is its ability to align any human endeavor around any purpose in 1/3 the time, with 25% of the effort, resulting in an endorsed plan supported by relevant stakeholders that produces optimal outcomes.

Lafayette, LA

Potentious delivers actionable leadership intelligence. We analyze individual and collective leadership, cultural and network information and compare the data to our first-to-market M&A Leadership Success ProfilesT to provide clients with a unique, holistic picture of their leadership capabilities. Using this intel, we develop personalized action plans for clients to effectively take advantage of their specific leadership strengths and address any challenges specific to M&As and other major organizational change events. These action plans include a wide range of organizational development capabilities, including but not limited to, executive coaching, talent acquisition, and leadership development.

McLean, VA

Not many start-up companies can afford a full time CTO – but Lyco Works can be deployed to run innovation projects, provide technical opinions, create your Intellectual Asset Management strategy, undertake technology scouting, and provide commercialization assistance.

Lyco Works was established to help companies invent and commercialize new products, founded in patented technologies from adjacent industries.  We show you what’s possible, and provide line of sight to the materials, processes, and components you need to bring new products to market.  We capitalize on a broad network of technology providers and decades of technical experience to commercialize products we create together.

Atlanta, GA

Specialized Intermediary - intellectual property transfers, licensing and joint ventures between Fortune 500 companies and middle market companies. Improve manufacturing processes, product development, lead-time to market, product line extensions and product line replacements.

Boston, MA | Columbus, OH | Wilmington, DE | Liverpool, UK | Tokyo, Japan

The Pursuit Group combines marketing and sales expertise with advanced technology to help companies get more new prospects and convert these prospects to customers, faster and more often.

We solve the challenges companies have adapting to today's dynamic B-to-B buyer-driven landscape. By implementing and sustaining effective content marketing and marketing automation programs, we help them capitalize their particular marketplace opportunities. Our services include: Lead Generation, Sales Funnel Management, Content Development & Sales Process Management and Measurement.

Toledo, OH | Columbus, OH

Master Sales Strategists specializing in: sales and marketing best practices and training courses, facilitation of strategic plans, marketing and sales process assessments, and aptitude assessment of salespeople, sales managers and customer service people.

Washington, DC | Beijing, China

Global Launch, LLC is an international marketing consultancy which helps hi-tech companies achieve sustainable sales growth. Global Launch can provide additional marketing resources, for either a fresh perspective on an existing market or a different direction for new opportunities. The founder has extensive international B2B marketing experience, P&L responsibility and change-leadership skills.

Pittsburgh, PA

Flow Consulting is known for using their deep LeanSigma capabilities to bring speed and focus as they help clients achieve their operations and leadership goals. Their primary areas of expertise are: A. Acquisitions and Integrations - From due diligence of operations, supply chain, business and ERP processes, to comprehensive project management of integrating acquisitions; B. Operations and Business Process Improvements - Use of LeanSigma tools to bring about dramatic improvements in operations, supply chain, and business processes, including ERP selections and upgrades; C. LeanSigma Leadership - Rolling out comprehensive LeanSigma programs, including training both leadership in sponsoring LeanSigma initiatives while rolling out comprehensive programs that transform the business from customer on boarding to receipt of payment.

Summerfield, FL

We provide specialized cost accounting, business valuation, merger and acquisition assistance, litigation support, cost benchmarking, feasibility studies, labor contract negotiations, state and Federal milk order consulting, audit and tax services, and services to agri-business cooperative organizations. Our experience spans fluid milk, ice cream, butter, cheese, powder, yogurt and related by-products.

Reading, PA | Greensburg, PA | Pittsburgh, PA

4C provides consulting and practice management services to both hospital-based and office-based physicians focusing on expense control, revenue maximization and strategic planning.  We help physicians in all non-clinical areas of their practice including accounting and finance, benefits and insurance procurement, tax planning, facility negotiations, payer contracting, governance, and strategic growth with a team of experts including CPA’s, MBA’s, bookkeepers, data analysts, contracting specialists and mergers & acquisitions facilitators.

Plano, TX

Tartan Advisors offers technology, cloud, analytics and operational advisory and implementation support to business owners. Our team includes former Big Four consulting professionals and accomplished business executives who have significant experience advising clients and employing technology to achieve sustainable improvement. Our focus is on client objectives and needs to better their organizations and improve their customers experiences.

Pittsburgh, PA

Tenzing Consulting is a management consulting and expert resource firm that specializes in the integration of operations, supply chain, and procurement to strengthen a company’s value chain at every point between their suppliers and their customers.

Tenzing Consulting was founded in 2002 and our global team is comprised of over 350 senior experts across every operating discipline from procurement through supply chain and operations. Our team possesses a unique combination of consulting and line management experience that enables us not only to advise clients, but also to fill critical interim leadership roles.

Pittsburgh, PA | San Francisco, CA