Astute Diligence - Management Consulting Firm - Our due diligence consultants assist with technology due diligence, strategy due diligence, distribution and logistics due diligence, financial and accounting due diligence, and post-merger integration planning.
Astute Diligence
Astute Diligence is a leading provider of due diligence and management consulting services.
We help our clients analyze, evaluate, and make complex business decisions associated with transactional events. Learn more about Astute Diligence!
Current practice areas include strategy due diligence, technology due diligence, logistics due diligence, financial due diligence, and post-merger integration planning.
Astute Diligence consultants leverage in-depth expertise in specific industries, proven industry-focused methodologies, and extensive research capabilities to provide state-of-the-art due diligence services.
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Craig Pace

Craig Pace is an affiliated Senior Consultant in the Distribution and Logistics Practice of Astute Diligence.

Prior to joining Astute Diligence as an affiliated consultant, Craig served as Director of Business Analysis and Planning at, a provider of e-commerce offerings to the beauty industry. In this capacity, Craig developed business plans and pro forma financial models for business-to-consumer and business-to-business Internet strategies that resulted in over $23 million in venture funding. He developed and managed the annual budgeting process for all departments. In addition to assisting functional departments with budgeting, Craig also developed standard procedure manuals for the company, documenting and improving work processes for production, marketing, sales, distribution, procurement and finance. Finally, Craig analyzed proposed business development partnerships for profitability and NPV return on investment and provided approval/rejection recommendations to senior management.

Previously, Craig worked as a corporate location and economic development consultant at Fluor Daniel Consulting, directing teams in determining optimal business locations for expansions and relocations of Fortune 500 companies. Craig's consulting work at Fluor spanned a wide array of industries, including apparel, automotive manufacturing, biotechnology, chemicals, financial services, food, insurance, and pulp and paper. These engagements involved extensive analysis of freight and transportation networks to optimize distribution costs.

Craig holds an MBA degree with emphasis in finance, entrepreneurship and marketing from Yale University. He received a Master of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, magna cum laude, from Winthrop University.