CERES provides Merger & Acquisition advisory and business valuation services.

Sell Side

Sell Side

CERES provides sell side M&A advisory services to growth companies employing photonics technologies to serve a wide range of markets - from life sciences to consumer electronics to advanced manufacturing.

Buy Side

Buy Side

CERES provides buy side M&A advisory services in conjunction with the strategic or financial acquisition of a business, product line or intellectual property.

Business Valuation

Business Valuation

CERES provides valuation consulting services and appraisals of technology businesses - from entrepreneur and private equity financed growth companies to business units of public companies with mature product lines.

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Photonics in Today’s Transformative Age

Today’s transformative age is blurring the lines between economic sectors, while creating new and unique opportunities to step beyond traditional boundaries.  With this collision of industries, leaders in traditionally defined sectors are seizing opportunities to create new value for their customers and reshape their businesses.

Foreign Investment in US Photonics Technologies

Foreign Investment in US Photonics Technologies

Significant changes to Committee for Foreign Investment in US (CFIUS) review process expand its jurisdiction to new types of transactions and change the timeline and procedures for seeking approval for a transaction from CFIUS.

2018 Mergers & Acquisitions in Photonics

Buyers address the challenges of slower growth, an abundance of investment capital, advances in digital technologies and government intervention with M & A.  In addition to consolidation and scaling manufacturing operations in Asia, buyers are acquiring companies employing photonics technologies to open new markets, enhance capabilities and implement new business models.


Luminate Demo Day

June 27, 2019

Jazz Fest - Rochester, NY

Luminate Demo Day

EY World Entrepreneur of The Year Forum 2019

July 5, 2019 - July 9, 2019

Monaco

EY World Entrepreneur of The Year Forum 2019

Western NY Optics Golf Tournament

July 19, 2019

Rochester, NY

Western NY Optics Golf Tournament