CDI Global provides middle-market advisory with globalreaching success. Our commitment is to deliver worldclass service built on long-term client relationships. Our international reach and core values drive our history of successful cross-border transactions.
CDI Global is a leading international middle-market advisory firm, specializing in strategic cross-border transactions.
Established in Brussels, Belgium in 1973, CDI Global was created to serve the middle market.
CDI Global is known for our strong leadership, comprised of top industry professionals, entrepreneurs and financial experts across the world.
CDI Global has offices in more than 40 major financial centers in over 30 countries around the world.
Our firm is continually evolving and growing, and we are always interested in talented individuals looking to join our team.
CDI Global is a leader in middle-market, cross-border transactions. Our international presence, industry expertise, and market command ensure our ability to help you reach your goals.
Mergers & Acquisitions
CDI Global has strategically advised companies on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) worldwide for almost 50 years.
We provide guidance throughout the merger process, from identifying the right fit to addressing any specific challenges, ensuring our clients reach their strategic goals.
CDI Global is highly experienced in helping our clients make acquisitions of other companies, both cross-border and cross-industry.
CDI Global’s network of offices spans more than 30 countries, giving us competitive advantage in facilitating cross-border transactions.
In joint ventures, the right fit is key. CDI Global has the international reach and market expertise to find and negotiate strategic alliances.
CDI Global provides the active and focused search needed to target acquisitions that fit your company objectives.
CDI provides full-service mergers and acquisitions transaction support including valuations, due-diligence, and closing support.
CDI Global specializes in divestitures, generating successful exits for private owners, corporations, and private equity backed enterprises alike.
Our company partnerships and industry expertise are key in developing the best divestiture strategy for our clients.
CDI Global has an extensive network of connections to ensure maximum exposure for broad auction bidding.
Our middle-market expertise and industry knowledge delivers the optimal group of prospective and interested buyers to boost limited auction valuations.
CDI Global provides both transaction support and due diligence while acting as project manager, so our clients can continue running their businesses.
CDI Global’s extensive experience and relationships within the investment banking community ensure capital raising success.
Corporate Finance Advisory
Our corporate finance advisory planning and strategies come from decades of investment banking and industry CFO experience.
We help you grow your company by facilitating access to growth capital and guiding you through strategic decisions during the capital raising process.
CDI Global guides you through strategic changes in your company’s capital structure and maximizes opportunities.
We are highly experienced at guiding companies through the complex financing a management buyout (MBO) entails.
CDI Global’s extensive financial experience can facilitate a smooth leveraged buyout (LBO) with optimal term negotiations.
CDI Global has completed thousands of successful transactions over the past 50 years. Some of our notable transactions can be found below by searching either by country or industry using the drop-down menus.
CDI Global comprises international advisory teams with mergers and acquisitions experience in many key industries.
Within the Aerospace and Defense Industry sector, CDI Global has experienced and dedicated partners who can identify and interview appropriate candidates on a face-to-face basis.
The Automotive Industry forecast is still favorable due to the development of new technologies, spurring an increase of cross-border and cross-sector opportunities.
CDI Global’s knowledge and experience in the Chemicals Industry sector includes coatings, adhesives and sealants, polymers and resins, pharmaceuticals and fine chemicals, plastics, surfactants, as well many other product segments.
Energy, Utilities, Mining, Oil & Gas
CDI Global has completed many search-and-sell mandates in the Energy, Utilities and Mining, and Oil and Gas industries. Our global industry experts, as well as country partners in Asia, Europe, and America, constitute our base from which we compose our global search teams.
Fashion & Leisure
The Fashion and Leisure industry includes wearable fashion and retail accessories, as well as beauty products, fragrances, and personal care items. At CDI Global, our team of experts draw upon their decades of experience working across borders to consult and strategize the best available deals and entry points.
Our team of experts at CDI Global have decades of combined banking and Financial Institutions experience. This is key to delivering the best results from cross-border mergers and acquisitions as well as debt and equity transactions.
Healthcare, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
CDI Global has a proven track record of 80+ healthcare transactions closed by partners, including sell, buy, fund raising, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions in all segments and across the globe.
Our CDI Global team brings decades of experience consulting on Household Goods mergers and acquisitions. We understand how to navigate the ever-changing industry to uncover opportunities that match client objectives in this industry.
Industrial Services, Suppliers & Logistics
At CDI Global, our team provides years of experience in transactional execution in the Industrial Services sector. We understand the niche markets and channels, as well as the key global regions, to find and secure the best possible opportunities.
Infrastructure, Construction & Materials
At CDI Global, our professional team has local and global experience of the broad Infrastructure market and seeks to specifically explore those segments that lend themselves to cross border M&A.
CDI Global’s team of Packaging experts and dealmakers have the experience to catch trends, account for shifting economic times, and discover new growth opportunities within the industry.
Our CDI Global team brings decades of experience consulting on Retail mergers and acquisitions. We understand how to navigate the ever-changing industry to discover key opportunities that match our clients’ goals in this sector.
Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT)
CDI Global has years of experience in transactional execution among its international team members in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications industries. We understand the niche markets and channels, as well as the key global regions, to find and secure the best possible opportunities.
News / Insights
CDI Global Members
We can help you set up and take strategic advantage of ESOP financing benefits, both to the company and employees.
CDI Global has extensive knowledge of the dynamic and innovative changes occurring in the global Agriculture Industry and the insight to advise on complex M&A deals and fundraisings as well as provide comprehensive corporate financial services.
Food & Beverage
Contact us for a FREE 30-minute one-on-one assessment.
CDI Global works with food & beverage businesses and private equity houses throughout the world to achieve the very best outcome for their M&A ambitions. We'd enjoy an opportunity to speak with you to offer insights to you in this sector in a 30-minute assessment of your options with CDI's food & beverage sector industry experts.