iLink Systems helps companies improve their odds of successful M&A through an integrated, proven approach that links acquisition strategy, diligence and merger integration. Our Target Integration Architecture aims to align structures/ processes/ systems of both the acquired and buying entities. Our Integration Roadmap drives across the board integration of Line of Business applications, Infrastructure elements and Operational Systems.
Integration End-to-End View
When you partner with iLink, you capitalize on our M&A and Venture Integration IP and experience. The iLink Venture Integration team can be engaged either at the time of deal planning or announcement stage and we will work to build and drive the Integration Roadmap for successful on-boarding (or divestiture, if applicable). iLink’s strength and experience in the Mergers & Acquisitions space will help implement integration that will achieve Operational Integration in 90-120 days.
Integration At a Glance
A planned integration will realize immediate increase in revenue, improve profits as well as cost savings and customer satisfaction. Our architect-led Integration team develops the Integration Roadmap and Timeline. Our Integration Managers drive completion of integration activities on or ahead-of schedule.
Key Artifacts & Deliverables
- Business Model Canvas provides a simple consumable view of a target company’s business model
- Application Dashboard to visualize systems across functional areas
- Enterprise Systems Map illustrates the Systems and Applications currently in use by the target company and their business importance
- Application Integration Roadmap to guide migration, consolidation, retirement