Corporate Strategy

What makes us different?

Capstone is uniquely well-positioned to advise corporate clients in highly regulated industries. Our core policy analysis capabilities allow us to create value-added growth strategies, whether organic or acquisition-focused. We provide corporate clients with real-time and forward-looking policy analyses of legislative and executive branch actions that could present opportunities or create challenges. With our broad range of due diligence capabilities, our unique and varied public policy and industry relationships, and our propensity to go deeper in the weeds than anyone else, we are an ideal partner to help you solve complex policy and regulatory challenges.

We live in the weeds.

Our team leverages our deep and diverse policy subject matter expertise and our relationships with industry groups, regulators, policymakers, and third-party advocates to analyze the risk profile of corporate strategies and potential investments and create actionable best practices to mitigate risk and find opportunities.

Capital and Corporate Strategy

  • Advise clients on acquisitions in highly regulated industries
  • Provide comprehensive regulatory due diligence for acquisitions
  • Advise on capital raises
  • Industry analysis
  • Consumer patterns and concerns

Policy and Political Analysis

  • Provide access for corporate leadership to senior policymakers, including trips to Washington, DC for in-person meetings
  • Provide real-time analysis of key political and policy changes with detailed analysis of industry impact
  • International regulatory agency analysis and risk analysis
  • Political risk audits
  • Sanctions review

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The Coming Scrutiny of Overseas Investment

The Coming Scrutiny of Overseas Investment

By: Thomas P. Feddo, Senior Adviser and Elena McGovern, Head of Private Markets October 30, 2022 - The era of China’s openness is coming to a close. In the United States, the doors that led to this globalization era, thrust open by the end of the Cold War, are being...

The Underrated Value of Sentiment

The Underrated Value of Sentiment

By: Maxwell Reale, Capstone Managing Director October 16, 2022 - With less than four weeks until the 2022 midterm elections, Capstone has been hard at work considering what policy issues will be at the forefront of the new Congress and how the Biden administration may...

Looming Disruptions to the Business of Higher Education

Looming Disruptions to the Business of Higher Education

By: Keegan Ferguson, financial services analyst October 9, 2022 - The Biden administration’s student loan relief plan is just one proposal in a litany of policy catalysts on the horizon for the higher education space as the president turns a critical eye toward...