Generational Equity Announces the Acquisition of Sherwood Consulting, dba Base36, by Compunnel Software Group, Inc.

By Generational Equity


Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately-held, middle-market businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Sherwood Consulting (dba Base36, Inc.), headquartered in Saco, Maine, by Compunnel Software Group, Inc., headquartered in Plainsboro, New Jersey. The acquisition closed on April 8, 2016.

Base36 is an IT staffing and technical consulting firm, offering recruiting, consulting and outsourcing services to leading enterprise organizations in Northeastern U.S. To learn more, visit

Managing Director Doug Smith and his team, Vice President Ryan Johnson and Affiliate Dave Kauppi, led the Generational Equity deal team that advised Base36 on the transaction. 

According to Kauppi, “It was a pleasure to work with two high-quality companies coming together to create great value for their clients, employees and stakeholders.”

Compunnel has grown to become a global leader in multiple venues including IT consulting and staffing, custom business application development, eLearning and enterprise applications. Learn more by visiting

About Generational

Headquartered in Dallas, Generational is one of the leading M&A advisory firms in North America.

With more than 350 professionals located throughout 17 offices in North America, the companies help business owners release the wealth of their business by providing growth consulting, merger, acquisition, and wealth management services. Their six-step approach features strategic and tactical growth consulting, exit planning education, business valuation, value enhancement strategies, M&A transactional services, and wealth management.

The M&A Advisor named the company Investment Banking Firm of the Year three years in a row, Valuation Firm of the Year in 2020, and North American Investment Bank of the Year in 2022 as well as Consulting Firm of the Year. For more information, visit