Aronson Capital Partners, LLC (ACP), merger and acquisition advisors to the defense and government services industry, facilitated the sale of Institute for Quality Management, Inc. (IQM) to CACI International, Inc. (CACI). ACP structured the transaction on behalf of IQM.
Founded in 1992 by Dr. Thomas A. Mink, IQM offers solutions in the following areas: organizational performance management, development, and training; financial and program management; process improvement and ISO systems and certification; and intelligence production. IQM has approximately 60 employees, all of whom hold Top Secret or higher clearances. Major clients include national intelligence agencies, the Department of Homeland Security, and the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command. With the acquisition, CACI will broaden its presence in the high-growth intelligence and national security markets. The acquisition will bring CACI key new clients who have expanding requirements and priority funding, and who complement CACI's current client base.
CACI International Inc provides the IT and network solutions needed to prevail in today's new era of national security, intelligence, and e-government. From systems integration and managed network solutions to knowledge management, engineering, simulation, and information assurance, they deliver the IT applications and infrastructures their federal customers use to improve communications and collaboration, secure the integrity of information systems and networks, enhance data collection and analysis, and increase efficiency and mission effectiveness. Their solutions lead the transformation of national security and intelligence, assure homeland security, enhance decision-making, and help government to work smarter, faster, and more responsively. CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies of 2007 and the Russell 1000 index. CACI provides dynamic careers for approximately 10,100 employees working in over 120 offices in the U.S. and Europe. CACI is the IT provider for a networked world.
ACP served as the exclusive advisor to IQM on this transaction.
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