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Liberty Advisor Group Bolsters Security Capability with Acquisition of G²S Global

By Liberty Advisor Group


CHICAGO, January 16, 2017 –  Liberty Advisor Group, a top-tier business and technology consultancy and a 2016 fastest growing firm, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of G²S Global, an Indianapolis-based security advisory specializing in business threat intelligence and cyber monitoring solutions.

The transaction further strengthens Liberty’s merger due diligence and information technology practice by adding expert security services with a focus on business threat intelligence.  As a result of this acquisition, clients will have more access to Liberty’s leading services and solutions to better reduce their threat profiles and safeguard valuable data and operations.  The terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.

“Liberty is on a mission to assist businesses by improving enterprise value and delivering high-impact solutions that fundamentally and immediately enhance their operating results and their growth posture for the future,” said Chad Smith, Liberty’s founder and CEO.  “This acquisition presented a natural opportunity for Liberty to continue our mission while also allowing us to expand our services to now include helping clients anticipate and mitigate evolving threats to their businesses in a digital world,” he said.  “We are very excited about our current growth, and we are confident that partnering with G²S Global leverages our collective strengths and adds to our momentum.”

The acquisition will now allow Liberty to provide:

  • Expanded resources and capabilities to meet the critical and ever-evolving security needs of clients with a focus on timely intelligence collection of current and future business threats customized for clients, their industry, geography, and supply chain.
  • Automated monitoring and expert analysis of hundreds of integrated information sources, including dark websites and forums, non-indexed deep web content and metadata, and other proprietary and open source databases.
  • Exceptional staff with distinct security and business expertise to meet clients’ specific needs.
By Liberty Advisor Group