26 April 2021- growth[period] is proud to provide Serco Inc. with merger and integration support activities for its $295M acquisition of Whitney, Bradley & Brown (WBB). growth[period] is the lead integration consulting firm working with Serco and WBB to ensure a smooth post-merger integration of the two companies.
“growth[period] provided strong support throughout due diligence, and pre-close transition and integration planning. Due to their success in delivering on their commitments and providing value-add services, Serco is retaining the firm to provide post acquisition integration consulting. growth[period] has the network, insight, and experience that provides true value through the process and I cannot recommend them enough." - David Dacquino, Chairman and CEO, Serco Inc.
Founded in 1981, WBB delivers program management and consulting services to the US Department of Defense (DoD) and other federal agencies. The firm supports clients with solutions in weapons acquisition support, advanced analytics, mission support, organizational development, and training – with strong capabilities in weapons modernization, machine learning, cybersecurity, wargaming, and simulation.
Serco’s purchase of WBB added nearly 1,000 employees and $230 in annual revenue. As a result of the acquisition, Herndon, VA-based Serco now has 9,000 employees in North America and an annual revenue of $1.7 billion. Parent company Serco Group plc has $5 billion in annual revenue and more than 50,000 global employees.