Guidehouse - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview

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Guidehouse M&A Summary

Guidehouse has acquired 3 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Guidehouse’s largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired Navigant Consulting for $1.1B. Guidehouse has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (67%) and information technology (34%).

Guidehouse Ownership

Who owns Guidehouse?

Guidehouse is owned by Bain Capital Private Equity. It was acquired on November 6, 2023.

Is Guidehouse PE-backed?

Yes. Guidehouse is owned by private equity investor Bain Capital Private Equity.

Was Guidehouse formerly PE-backed?

Yes. Guidehouse was formerly owned by 1 private investor.

Guidehouse Business Overview

Where is Guidehouse headquartered?

Guidehouse is headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

How many employees does Guidehouse have?

Guidehouse has 7,000 employees.

What sector is Guidehouse in?

Guidehouse is a business services company.

When was Guidehouse founded?

Guidehouse was founded in 2018.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 3


Guidehouse LLP

1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW,
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
United States,
(571) 633-1711

Guidehouse is a global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. The Company helps clients address their toughest challenges with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Guidehouse is based in Washington DC.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 1 - 1 1 - - 3
vol $1.1B $1.1B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Grant Thornton - Public Sector Advisory Practice 2022-08-22 - Divestiture
Washington, District of Columbia
Dovel Technologies 2021-09-08 - Add-on Acquisition
McLean, Virginia ·
Navigant Consulting, Inc. 2019-08-02 1.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Chicago, Illinois ·
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Business Services 2 (67%) 1.1B (100%) - -
Information Technology 1 (33%) - - -
Total 3 $1.1B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 1.1B - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 1.1B - -
  District of Columbia 1 - - -
Total 3 $1.1B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Covington & Burling LLP
Milbank LLP
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.1B
Largest Navigant Consulting, Inc.
$1.1B (2019-08-02)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (33%)
1 (33%)

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