CMF’s Prep for EXIT™ Program is designed to ensure your middle-market company, whether privately-owned or PE-backed, is ready for a transaction at the highest price possible within the shortest period of time. Our module-based offering helps private equity funds and management teams prepare for and manage the sale process by delivering the right resources to every situation.


CMF uses the following modules to maintain an effective deal and diligence process, providing you with “start-to-finish” transaction support:

  • E: EBITDA maximization services, which includes a thorough and independent assessment of your finances to expand forward-looking EBITDA and favorable add-backs
  • X: Extension of your CFO function to ensure your internal finance team stays focused on existing business operations
  • I: Integration with all internal and external team members, including investment bankers, lawyers, accountants, and management team
  • T: Transaction fee savings, a result of CMF delivering accurate and complete financial schedules to prospective buyers the first time


  • Focus: We work on your behalf with accuracy, speed, and open communication, offering you a deal-savvy point-of-view that keeps the sale process on track
  • Expertise: Our Big 4-trained directors and managing directors have decades of experience in managing sale processes
  • Partnerships: CMF employees quickly make themselves a part of the team, working effortlessly and seamlessly with the company and any outside parties