According to a recent press release from PR.com, The M&A Advisor has officially declared the Chicago, Illinois-based international banking and investment firm, Madison Street Capital, to be a finalist for the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. The M&A Advisor Awards are reported to be quite respected as what some in the financial industry call a “pinnacle of achievement”. The awards acknowledge excellence in financing, making deals and restructuring. Finally, they also celebrate the achievements and the contributions of leading industry professionals and firms.
Madison Street Capital has been specifically nominated for two of the awards. MSC was nominated for Industrials Deal of the Year (Under $100MM) and for Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year-International. The former acknowledges Madison Street Capital’s role facilitating the Acquisition of Acuna & Asociados S.A. by Dowco.
Karl D’Cunha, the senior managing director of Madison Street Capital was in charge of that particular business transaction. D’Cunha was reported to be happy about the announcement. D’Cunha commented on the event.
He stated: “The Acquisition of Acuna & Asociados S.A. by Dowco was a complex cross-border transaction with many moving parts. It feels great to be recognized for that achievement.”
Charles Botchway, Madison Street CEO (chief executive officer) and founder, elaborated on the honor. He said: “We are very pleased to have been able to assist our longstanding client Dowco with the acquisition of Acuna & Asociados S.A.,” adding, “And we are honored to be in the running for Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year – International.
He also noted: “Our dealmakers work tirelessly across multiple time zones to connect our clients with growing and emerging businesses that can suit their diverse needs for continued growth and success.” The winners of the M&A Advisor Awards will be officially announced on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala at the New York Athletic Club in Pelham, New York.
For those not familiar with Madison Street Capital, LLC, here’s some background information on the company in question. Madison Street Capital, LLC, is an international investment banking firm. Their services include financial opinions, merger acquisition expertise, corporate financial advisory services and valuation services to both publicly and privately held companies.
The company considers various emerging markets an essential element that propels the international growth of their global clientele. They continue to focus “significant assets” there. Madison Street Capital works to help their customers score in the international marketplace.
Indeed, Madison Street Capital first determines and then focuses on the objectives and goals of each of their individual clients before beginning a new project. Their services range from providing detailed financial advice and assisting with capital raises to transactions and transfers of ownership.