BDO USA Acquires Hilton Consulting

Chicago-based BDO USA (FY16 net revenue of $1.29 billion) has announced an expansion of its public sector practice through the addition of Hilton Consulting, a Virginia-based consulting firm that assists government clients improve operational and financial performance.

Hilton Consulting provides working capital fund planning, cost modeling, strategic planning, best practices research and business process re-engineering services to federal government clients. The firm’s enterprise data analytics solutions enable clients to make more informed decisions on resource allocation and performance management. The deal brings about 25 staff to BDO’s McLean, Va., office.

“Hilton has been working with major government agencies for more than 20 years –through multiple administrations – which is a testament to the quality insight and advice they bring to each client relationship,” says Mark Ellenbogen, national leader of BDO USA’s public sector practice.

“By joining BDO, we will leverage the firm’s national brand and global resources to build on that strong tradition to reach the next level of growth,” says Steve Hilton, founder and CEO of Hilton Consulting. “Clients will continue to receive the close personal attention that they have come to expect from Hilton Consulting’s team, but now they will have access to a wider array of solutions and the full coverage of BDO’s global network.”