"I tried to sell my company for $9 million, but it fell through. With EagleFirst’s support, we sold the company a year later."

- Seller in a $20 Million transaction

EagleFirst donates a portion of revenues to local non-profits serving our community.

"Think of EagleFirst as 'Outsourced Corporate Development', managing the entire M&A process from concept to post-merger integration, coaching and guiding CEOs and owners to enable them to execute their plans with confidence."

- Steve Ellis, Partner

"We made over $1 million profit last year and I did not know where the money had gone. EagleFirst not only provided the answers, but helped implement a comprehensive solution spanning multiple functions in the organization. Inventory very quickly reduced by $750,000."

- CEO of a manufacturing company

“With EagleFirst negotiating the Closing Balance Sheet, I received an extra $100,000 on the sale of my business.”

- Seller of a privately held business.

We empower our clients to make meaningful impacts to their business by providing financial and industry insight and by implementing value creating business and M&A strategies.

Empowering Your Business Plans

EagleFirst provides hands-on leadership and support for companies needing to augment their internal resources. We bring knowledge, experience and proven success to government contracting, technology and manufacturing businesses to support acquisition processes and to strategic financial and business development matters. We provide CEOs and owners with insight that enables them to execute their plans with confidence.

M&A: Mergers & Acquisition Support

The EagleFirst team brings more than $2 billion of experience in buy-side and sell-side transactions in the US and internationally, to manage acquisition and divestment processes for clients.  We provide unique insight to both sides of the negotiating table, help identify synergy and shareholder value, and identify solutions for obstacles early in the process.  Our M&A Support services can include post-acquisition integration and management.

BD: Business Development

Business development is the creation of long-term value for an organization from customers, markets and strategic relationships. EagleFirst provides experience and guidance for Government defense and homeland security contractors.


Leverage opportunities.


Better prepare.


Win more.

CFO: Corporate Financial Optimization

Strategic Guidance:

  • Opportunity assessment
  • Financial forecasting
  • Success preparation

Establishing Controls:

  • Implement better procedures
  • Develop stronger systems
  • Identify key metrics

Versatile Counsel:

  • Experienced financial advice
  • Proactive obstacle identification
  • Pragmatic problem solving

The EagleFirst Team

We are committed to creating partnerships with our clients that make a meaningful impact to their organization and consistently exceed their expectations. Whatever the assignment, our aim is to strengthen and increase the value of your business.

Steve Ellis
Rick Thomas
Barry Fishel

EagleFirst donates a portion of revenues to local non-profits serving our community.