Cornerstone International Alliance (CIA) is a global partnership of mergers & acquisition firms focused on the lower middle market. With CIA, you get access to an elite network, world-wide reach, in-depth industry expertise, and proven results.

We help business owners of businesses with $500K-$10M of EBITDA or $5M-$150M Revenue with:

We have carefully selected affiliate M&A firms who bring specific expertise to our alliance.

Regardless of your industry or geography, CIA partners have the insight and experience to advise you through the M&A process and ensure your success.

Our growing global advisory network delivers expertise specific to your needs while still providing local, director-level service. Our alliance is your competitive advantage.

We Deliver…

Enhanced Global Buyer Reach

Access to Industry Experts

Robust Research Tools andBack Office Resources

Best Practices Sharing Across all Affiliates,Coupled by in Depth Affiliate Vetting

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Touchstone Advisors

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