Altus Associates is a financial advisory and a management consulting firm offering across-the-board financial and management advisory services tailored to companies serving the federal government. The firm is focused on growing the business of government contractors profitably, from business development processes to financing techniques to management systems. The firm offers a broad range of buy-side services from planning an acquisition to identifying good targets, to negotiating terms, to target valuation, to closing and post-closing merger. Altus' clients have ranged from four public companies with annual revenues greater than $300M to private companies with annual revenues less than $15 million. The firm was founded in 2000 and is based in McLean, Virginia.