Make informed growth decisions by leveraging our expert commercial and technical insights

Gain a deep understanding of the operating market

Buying businesses can be lucrative, but also risky and complex. By gaining an in-depth knowledge of the target’s full potential, you can make better decisions.

Take advantage of our expert sector experience continually conducting due diligence on European, Middle Eastern, African and South American farmland, food, beverage and agribusiness investments.


A proven approach towards a clear recommendation

Emerging markets can be opaque. Without knowing the market size, competitive landscape, growth dynamics and value creation potential, you are effectively operating in the dark when it comes to agriculture opportunities.

Our agribusiness due diligence experts has deep experience in cultivating and unlocking sources of local market intelligence to bring clarity to the investment decision.

We use a proven approach on agribusiness due diligence assignments; requesting and receiving answers to key operational questions; following systematic steps to gather and analyse key technical, operational and commercial information on the target so as to deliver a robust red flag report containing a clear go/no-go recommendation.


Our key services

  • Transaction advisory
  • Commercial due diligence
  • Technical due diligence
  • Value creation / quick wins (post-acquisition)
  • ESG due diligence & feasibility
  • Partnership identification and evaluation
  • Investment sourcing and evaluation

Who we serve

  • Private equity funds
  • Food & Agribusiness corporates
  • Family offices
  • Government agencies
  • Multilateral organisations/ NGOs/DFIs
  • Institutional investors and fund managers
  • Sovereign wealth funds

Make informed growth decisions by leveraging our expert commercial and technical insights

Gain a deep understanding of the operating market

Buying businesses can be lucrative, but also risky and complex. By gaining an in-depth knowledge of the target’s full potential, you can make better decisions.

Take advantage of our expert sector experience continually conducting due diligence on European, Middle Eastern, African and South American farmland, food, beverage and agribusiness investments.


A proven approach towards a clear recommendation

Emerging markets can be opaque. Without knowing the market size, competitive landscape, growth dynamics and value creation potential, you are effectively operating in the dark when it comes to agriculture opportunities.

Our agribusiness due diligence experts has deep experience in cultivating and unlocking sources of local market intelligence to bring clarity to the investment decision.

We use a proven approach on agribusiness due diligence assignments; requesting and receiving answers to key operational questions; following systematic steps to gather and analyse key technical, operational and commercial information on the target so as to deliver a robust red flag report containing a clear go/no-go recommendation.


Our key services

  • Transaction advisory
  • Commercial due diligence
  • Technical due diligence
  • Value creation / quick wins (post-acquisition)
  • ESG due diligence & feasibility
  • Partnership identification and evaluation
  • Investment sourcing and evaluation

Who we serve

  • Private equity funds
  • Food & Agribusiness corporates
  • Family offices
  • Government agencies
  • Multilateral organisations/ NGOs/DFIs
  • Institutional investors and fund managers
  • Sovereign wealth funds

Client success stories

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Due diligence

The Savola Group – transaction advisory and due diligence of $150m acquisition.

The client sought to acquire majority stake in a frozen food company with operations and market presence in 5 GCC nations.

Client Success Stories

Due diligence

Auctus – commercial due diligence within a short timeframe

Wishing to invest in a UK food processing company the client sought to understand the target's strength and financial health

Client Success Stories

Due diligence

Ornua – due diligence and implementation of product innovation strategy for dairy operation

The client required a business plan for a Saudi food trading business and start-up cheese processing plant.

Client Success Stories
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Sustainability & ESG

2021 ESG trends: The cost of failing to integrate sustainability into agribusinesses

Trends show continued momentum behind ethically run food. Failing to integrate sustainability into an investment has consequences.

Blog

Agribusiness

Benefits of completing commercial & technical due diligence

Malachy Mitchell explores how Soft Due Diligence leads to hard result. Presenting our approach and the benefits thereof

Presentation

Agribusiness

Soft Due Diligence Should Deliver Hard Results for Food & Agribusiness Deals

Due diligence, properly applied, equals an informed client. It is essential when evaluating an agribusiness acquisition.

Insight

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Global

Global

Farrelly & Mitchell

Unit 5A, Fingal Bay Business Park, Balbriggan Co. Dublin Ireland. K32 EH70

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Branch of Farrelly & Mitchell Business Consultants Ltd

Jarir Plaza Building, Suite 106, King Abdullah Road, Al Hamra District, Riyadh 12211-3857, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

MENA

MENA

Farrelly & Mitchell DMCC

Unit 1001, 10th Floor, Swiss Tower, Cluster Y Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai United Arab Emirates (MENA Office)

Africa (SSA)

Africa (SSA)

Farrelly & Mitchell Ghana Limited

Utopia Office, 14 Senchi Street, Airport Residential Area, Accra, Ghana