DSG is a financial advisory firm focused on growth opportunities, M&A transactions, and company turnaround services. Our Business is built on being relentless, creating value and personalizing our client’s biggest challenges.

The Right
Team Is

Who We Are

Our finance & operations specialists have the insight and experience to comprehensively advise corporate and private equity investors through each stage of the transformation, turnaround or M&A process. We help clients develop appropriate business or integration strategies to capture maximum value  during and after the merger, acquisition, or divestiture process.


We combine unparalleled expertise and industry knowledge to address critical challenges, in both event-driven and long-term scenarios.


We use advanced analytical  and process technologies to make our case for improvement or transformation.


We can offer a monthly fixed fee option to reduce cost uncertainty and promote affordability.

There's No
Substitute For

The firm’s core team has known each other for over 10 years and has weathered many transformations, restructuring and turnarounds. They bring an average of 80+ years of expertise in various industries and disciplines all necessary to execute smartly in stressed environments. They also bring to bear exceptional toolkits from the Big Four and Strategy Consulting firms to be able to address any corporate issue with ease and dexterity.DSG draws from a large network of subject matter experts as each situation and matter demands

Meet The Team

Vic Datta

Founder & Senior Managing Director
  • 30 years of finance and transformation experience, solving efficiency, risk management, technology and profitability challenges.
  • Over a decade of  transactions and post merger integration
  • Led several global transformation programs covering finance, sales, marketing, operations and risk management
  • Led cross-functional teams to balance operating cost reductions whilst increasing efficiency and sustainable business performance.
  • MS in Finance from Purdue University and executive restructuring instruction at Harvard Business School and Oxford University
  • Qualified as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certified Financial Forensics (CFF), Certified Merger & Acquisition Associate (CM&AA), NACD Governance Fellow

Mariano D’Augair

Senior Consultant
  • 7 +years of business and restructuring experience
  • Actively participated in projects for multinational and domestic clients in Spain,France, Italy, and Germany on operational and corporate finance issues, including risk management, cash management, cost reduction, and post-merger integrations
  • Highly proficient in the accounting close process and controller-ship function
  • Proficient in cloud-based controller technologies Host Analytics®  
  • Executes advanced financial modeling and data analytics
  • BS– Accounting from Universidade Federal do Para (Brazil)
  • Qualified as a Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

Gary Lipsky

Senior IT Advisor
Gary brings over 20 years of experience as a strategy consultant and IT executive working with leading global organizations, government agencies, and emerging startups. As a management consultant, Gary has helped organizations develop growth strategies, scale business operations, and optimize business processes.As a technology executive, he has helped align business and technology strategy, build innovative products, and lead technical teams.

Gary also has prior experience in startup ventures, management consulting, and financial services working in leadership, business development, agile project management, and analytical roles. This includes working at companies such asBearingPoint, Prudential, and Deutsche Bank. He has worked with dozens of consulting clients to solve their toughest business challenges and develop innovative solutions.

MBA –George Washington University
BSc –Finance & Information Systems, University of Maryland

Microsoft MCSA Certification:
Certified SCRUM Master
AWS Solutions Architect

Agile Project Management Competency

Paul Newton

CFO Services Advisor
20+ years experience of advising corporates and private equity Investors.Experience across a range of industries, including retail, manufacturing, distribution, professional services, telecommunications/mobile and automotive.

Experience in implementing changes to finance teams, systems, sales effectiveness, financial reporting and business planning. Considerable experience implementing international business expansion and contraction for companies in 20+ countries.

Paul has been at the forefront of developing his skills as a ‘Tech CFO.’  He has been active in harnessing the power of advanced analytics and leveraging it to drive performance gains at his clients.

He has held interim Management roles, including Chief Financial Officer (CFO) andController, globally.

MSc –Economics, Western Kentucky University
BSc –Finance, Western Kentucky University

Sales Force Certification
Business Intelligence

Machine Learning – Credit Card Charge Analyzer
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Reston, Virginia 20190
United States of America
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Datta Solutions Group is a professional advisory firm providing unbiased advice to middle-market companies and financiers to successfully operationalize strategies, generate profitable growth, fend off competition, reverse bad decisions and create compelling and enduring business models. Our professionals bring a pure spirit and pride to their work and are eager to engage with the most challenging and complex business issues and when results really matter.
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