Important data to retrieve from seller when taking over a company

Below you will find important data to retrieve from a seller when taking over a company. please note that this list is listed alphabetically and not by priority.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION WHEN TAKING OVER A COMPANY

   • Assets
   • Company Business Plan / Strategy
   • Company Culture and History
   • Connections – Local Politics
   • Costs of Production
   • Due Diligence
   • Employees – Age – Education – Gender
   • Environmental Standards (14001)
   • Information about Key Clients
   • Know How
   • Legal Documents
   • Market Potential and Market Share of the Company
   • Organisational Structure and Functions
   • Patents + Intellectual Property
   • Personal Data about Owners
   • Profit
   • Projects – Future – Past
   • Public Knowledges
   • Quality Standards (9001)
   • Special Deals / Agreements / Rates with Suppliers / Employees / Customers
   • The Fail Plan of Succession