Management Buyout (MBO)

Business sale options with the management team

Management Buyout Option

Quest serves as a facilitator and project manager for their customers via our Change package which focuses on significant changes to equity of the business inclusive of Management buyouts and internal transitions.

With Quest's Management buyout, there can be great solutions when:

There are key people that can operate and take the business into the future

When the business is not a good fit for an ESOP due to lack of sophistication of employment

When culture and maintaining the history is significant and more important than looking outside the company for a sale

Ideal Candidates

Is Management buyout right for you?

Quest operates as an extended team to the business owner and their financial team as a project CFO to plan for Management buyouts and internal transitions, we negotiate the business sale options with the management team, confirm financing, organize the ideal business and tax structure, manage diligence, execute the closing, navigate the transition integration, and confirm the post transition plan.

Results, Guaranteed

With Quest’s Change package, Our client service team partners with you and manages all facets of your transition from start to finish. Our competitive process ensures top dollar and qualified successors for your business. 

Management Buyout

Embracing the future and the next stage of your life.  Transition your business in the way that preserves the future of the company and the legacy you’ve built. 

Execution of discoveries made during the earlier stages of Explore and Grow.

An in-depth analysis of the exit options and future ownership.

Coordination with your estate, family, and tax planning.

Full management of the competitive exit process.


It’s never too early to begin working with a strategic business advisor

Wherever you are in your business life cycle, discover how Quest can help you reach your goals and prepare for what’s next.