(Republished from Donnelley Financial Solution’s [DFIN] Newsroom)
CHICAGO and MCLEAN, VA, April 4, 2022 — Donnelley Financial Solutions (NYSE: DFIN), a leading risk and compliance company, today announced a strategic partnership with CrossCountry Consulting, a leading business advisory firm, to offer a comprehensive suite of financial and governance services and tools for every stage in the IPO process. The partnership will help clients optimize business operations, strengthen regulatory reporting, and prepare for corporate transactions efficiently and securely —throughout the entire IPO lifecycle.
The partnership includes tools and solutions for IPO readiness, data management, and risk and compliance to help clients from the due diligence phase through post-integration optimization. DFIN’s world-class financial reporting and SEC filing capabilities, and tools like its new ActiveDisclosure solution and Venue® Virtual Data Room, combined with CrossCountry’s expertise in corporate transactions, will enhance the delivery of services.
“A smooth-running IPO sets a company up for continued success, and financial reporting is a key part of the process,” said Craig Clay, president of global capital markets, DFIN. “With this partnership, CrossCountry Consulting and DFIN are making it even easier for businesses to navigate a complex reporting environment as they become public companies. We are looking forward to working together as we serve our joint clients.”
“Organizations that are considering an IPO, or have recently completed one, are faced with complex and accelerated SEC reporting requirements. DFIN not only provides the necessary technology to address these requirements, but also the expertise for their continued success,” said Dave Kay, founder and managing partner of CrossCountry Consulting. “Partnering with DFIN and leveraging their platform, augmented with our technical skills, will provide our clients access to top financial reporting pre- and post-IPO. Together, we are providing a solid foundation for growth.”
DFIN and CrossCountry Consulting will support clients across a variety of industries, including financial services, healthcare, real estate, and hospitality.