Executive Compensation Consultants Serving Public and Private Companies Worldwide.

Transaction Services

IPOs, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures…

Farient Advisors works with companies undergoing IPOs, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures.  We advise on issues of:

  • Total pay strategy and structure for the post-transaction entity
  • Short and long-term incentive plan design
  • Special one-time transaction and/or integration incentives
  • Adjustments to incentive award calculations
  • Transition strategies, including “stay” bonuses, treatment of incentive payouts, and severance arrangements
  • Goal-setting for the post-transaction entity
  • Post-transaction dilution targets
  • Equity conversion methods
  • Change-in-control protection and cost scenarios
  • Shareholder disclosures and approvals