Value creation

Together we can unlock value to protect and grow your business.

Whatever your business priorities, unlocking new ways to create value is critical. It gives you greater resilience to protect what you’ve got and provides competitive advantage by enabling you to invest in growth

Creating value beyond the deal 

Our conversations with corporate, private equity and industry executives show that companies that genuinely prioritise value creation early on - rather than assume it will happen as a natural consequence of the actions they take as the transaction proceeds - have a better track record of maximising value in a deal.

The key message from our Creating value beyond the dealCreating value beyond the deal: private equity, and industry and sector M&A reports is that it's time to rethink value creation in deals. Organisations and PE houses that establish rigorous criteria for value creation early on are best positioned to maximise the returns from the transaction.

We don’t just look at the strategy and due diligence for your merger, acquisition and divestiture activity, or just the execution or post merger integration. Our Deal Value Architects ensure no value is left on the table by bringing together our capabilities across the M&A lifecycle.

Create the step-change to futureproof your business. You’ve got there before your competitors; now embed a value realisation mindset throughout the M&A lifecycle so quick wins last a lot longer and are much more transformational.


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Delivering the biggest leveraged buyout of 2017 – our work with Unilever

Deliver more value to your shareholders. It’s how you make impact, after all. Our insight and sector expertise are embedded in analytics and technology, meaning we find value where others don’t.

Exceed your value ambitions. Our Deal Value Architects provide single accountability for value delivery – value is always realised and delivered through, not only the M&A strategy, but the business strategy too.

We want to make dealmaking game-changing, helping you resolve key challenges, capitalise on transformational opportunities and deliver maximum value through M&A.

Who are our Deal Value Architects?

Single accountability of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures is crucial for deal success. Our Deal Value Architects are focused on developing a clear value hypothesis and driving implementation and delivery. They ensure your M&A is closely aligned to your business objectives.

Our Deal Value Architects’ ambition is the same as yours – realising the maximum value and ensure none of it is left behind.

Meet our Deal Value Architects


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Hein Marais

Head of Deals Consulting, PwC United Kingdom

+44 (0)7740 064729


Christopher Temple

UK Value Creation leader, PwC United Kingdom

+44 (0)7715 704870