Author Archives: Morrissey Goodale

About Morrissey Goodale

Morrissey Goodale is a management consulting and research firm specializing in the architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting industries; offering executive search, mergers & acquisitions, financial advisory, leadership training, and strategic planning services.

Vice President – Architectural & Engineering Services

GREATER BOSTON, MA Job Description This opportunity is within an privately held engineering consulting firm who is seeking to hire a talented individual to lead the activities of the firm’s national Architectural & Engineering (A&E) services and direct the development and execution of strategies and programs for achieving consistently high levels of client satisfaction, professional […]

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Here’s how the Tax Bill will Affect the A/E Industry

With the Republican-led tax bill headed to the President’s desk, The Wall Street Journal takes a closer look at how the overhaul affects homeowners, families, retirees, and business professionals.  Here are the highlights for the Architecture and Engineering industry: Pass-Through Entities Although owners of S corporations, partnerships, and other pass-through businesses are set to receive […]

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Jacobs Completes CH2M Acquisition

Jacobs (ENR #2) completes the acquisition of CH2M (ENR #3).    This marks another mega M&A deal in the AE industry in 2017.  In the first nine months of 2017, 10 deals involved a seller on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms list. Other notable deals included Wood Group (ENR #28) acquiring Amec Foster Wheeler (ENR #7), New Mountain Partners […]

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US design firm deals down slightly through the first three quarters of 2017 compared to 2016; California most active state for M&A

Morrissey Goodale tracked 153 US deals in the first nine months of 2017, compared to 156 over the same period the previous year, representing a decrease of 1.9%. Deals reported in the first nine months of the year fell for the second year in a row; in 2015, the first nine months of the year […]

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Operations Manager

CHICAGO, IL Job Description This opportunity is within a privately held engineering consulting firm that is seeking to hire a talented individual to serve as an Operations Manager. With over twenty years of success, this firm is a well-established and trusted advisor to clients throughout the Chicago Area.  This firm provides a wide variety of […]

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