Make Bold Strategic Moves with Confidence.

  • Strategy
  • Exits
  • Acquisitions
  • Financing

Strategic Decisions

To answer complex questions, we use our process called the Strategy Navigator® tailored to your situation to arrive at an objective, unbiased set of alternatives  …providing clarity and confidence in the path forward. Learn More >>

Exits & Liquidity

LeftSm_TransitionIn today’s market, there are numerous alternatives to transition out of your business or create financial liquidity.  In our Exits & Liquidity section we have assembled information and resources to help you think about your options. Learn More >>

Acquisitions & Integration

LeftSm_M&AIf done right, acquisitions can lead to incredible strategic leverage, new capabilities, access to new markets …and many other value-added objectives. The key is price, risk mitigation and integration. Learn More >>

Financing Options

LeftSm_FinanceHow are you going to fund your next wave of growth? Should you use debt or equity …and if so, how much of each and who do you get it from, how much and when? Explore how to get the funding you need. Learn More >>



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You should leverage to get the most from your deal
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High Rock Partners closed 10 transactions in 2015
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Is the percent of deals where HRP increased the selling value before closing
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Our Clients

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  • “High Rock Partners was extremely helpful in developing a buyout strategy and acquiring investors for our team.  They took, what seemed to us, an overwhelming impossibility and made it… Read More
  • “As a privately held company, Mount Olive periodically has requests to assist in providing liquidity for our shareholders.  High Rock Partners assisted our financial management team in identifying and… Read More
  • “Our work with High Rock Partners significantly accelerated our team’s ability to make crucial strategic decisions, putting us on a path for growth we could not have achieved on… Read More
  • “Kenneth Marks is a professional and reliable font of knowledge when it comes to all things M&A.  I have had the pleasure of working with him to help diligence… Read More
  • “High Rock Partners provided extremely valuable assistance to me over the past year.  The interaction was always intense as we explored the depths of issues and worked to fully… Read More
  • “Buddy and Kenneth helped us refine our growth strategy and focus areas.  Through their strategy process, they worked with our management and board to gather feedback, develop/prioritize key value-creating… Read More
  • “We originally hired High Rock Partners to validate our growth strategy and to make suggestions in positioning the company for an exit or recapitalization. They helped us think through… Read More
  • “High Rock Partners was instrumental in helping United Engineering Group structure a deal to sell our 63 year old company. When United approached High Rock Partners, we had an… Read More
  • “I would highly recommend Kenneth and Buddy to any business owner or executive looking to grow their business. We engaged  High Rock to help with strategic planning …they gave… Read More
  • “We hired High Rock Partners to evaluate our growth plans, challenge our thinking about our strategy, and quantify where we would likely be if things worked the way we… Read More



High Rock Partners has been awarded the Mid-Market Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year 2015 by Finance Monthly in their annual M&A Awards

Contact Us

High Rock Partners, Inc.
8601 Six Forks Rd
Suite 400
Raleigh, NC 27615

Our Mission be the go-to advisors for M&A projects and strategic problem solving for the shareholders of emerging growth and middle-market companies

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