Valuation Firm Joining Armanino in January

San Ramon, Calif.-based Armanino LLP (FY15 net revenue of $164.2 million), ranked No. 25 on the IPA 100 list, has announced that valuation expert Financial Strategies Consulting Group (FSCG) is joining Armanino, effective Jan. 1.

The Lafayette, California-based group has more than 20 years of experience advising businesses of all sizes on their valuation needs, bringing experience and expertise to early stage companies through IPO and M&A liquidity events.

“We’re very excited that FSCG is joining with Armanino. It is one of the most respected valuation providers in the nation, working with companies from all stages of the business lifecycle,” says Matt Armanino, COO of Armanino LLP. “We have known FSCG’s founder for many years and know the company shares our values when it comes to delivering the highest level of client service and empowering highly professional staff to succeed.”

The combination enhances the Armanino valuation team’s ability to service a broader spectrum of companies with deeper expertise. At the same time, FSCG clients can now access a variety of accounting and consulting solutions such as: tax advisory, M&A advisory, equity accounting and administration solutions, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and internal audit support, and a wide breadth of technology consulting solutions including ERP, CRM, budget and forecasting, and business reporting and analytics.

“This combination brings together two experienced teams that share a commitment to supporting clients’ success and helping them with all their valuation needs. Our team looks forward to joining with Armanino where we can reach even greater heights together,” says Greg Ansel, principal and founder of FSCG.

In the new year, the FSCG team will relocate to Armanino’s headquarters office in San Ramon, Calif. Clients will experience no disruption of services during the transition and will continue to work with the same team they have known and trusted for many years, the firms announced.