Veritas Capital portfolio company Guidehouse has agreed to acquire Navigant Consulting, Inc for $1.1 billion in a deal expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year.
With this acquisition, each organization’s expertise will be brought together to focus on client needs in health care, financial services, energy, national security and aerospace and defense. Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse, will lead the combined entity.
“Guidehouse and Navigant are both leaders in their markets today, and this combination creates a new, highly differentiated platform with capabilities and expertise in both commercial and public sector consulting,” said Ramzi Musallam, CEO and managing partner of Veritas Capital. “We look forward to the next chapter of growth as the new organization goes out to market as one entity with combined expertise and scale,”