Performance Improvement

Middle-market companies looking to re-establish, maintain or gain a competitive edge in today’s complex business environment require strategies that optimize both operationally and financially. Whether the objective is to transform an under-performing business, generate cash from operations, or to enhance the value of a healthy company, Avant Advisory Group is uniquely positioned to generate breakthrough performance for our clients.

Avant excels at providing skilled guidance in performance improvement through direct client involvement with highly-experienced former senior executives and credentialed consultants – recognized experts in their fields. We bring a sense of urgency, teamwork and pragmatism to produce results that are rapid, quantifiable, and sustainable through a three-phased approach that includes:

  • Opportunity Assessment to surface key issues and concerns and to quantify their cost/benefit impact
  • Analysis and Program Design to identify and realize “Quick Wins,” quantify opportunities, determine requirements, and deliver a detailed implementation plan
  • Implementation that involves working with Company staff in joint teams to deliver results and measures that (are often self-funding) and ensure long-term

Our performance improvement services include:

  • Working capital management and cash maximization
  • Spend management and sourcing optimization
  • LEAN and process improvement
  • Organizational transformation and value creation
  • Operational / Quality of operations due diligence
  • Post-acquisition integration
  • Information technology – assessment and implementation
  • Revenue enhancement
  • C-Suite interim management and support
  • Program management and implementation