Winners Announced for the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 2017 M&A Advisor Awards at the 16th Annual Gala to a lively, sold-out crowd at The Metropolitan Club on Monday, November 13th.

"The award recipients represent the finest in the M&A industry in 2017 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of extremely impressive finalists," said David Fergusson, Co-CEO and President of The M&A Advisor. "From lower middle market to multi-billion dollar deals, we are recognizing the leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of achievement."

The 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala honored the professionals whose activities set the standard for M&A transactions. This year, over 280 nominees, representing over 650 companies, became finalists for the awards. An independent judging committee of 29 top M&A industry experts determined the ultimate recipients of the awards which were revealed "Academy-Award style" at the gala. Click Here to view the judges.

In addition to the announcement of the 2017 M&A Advisor Award winners, the inaugural Tom Farrell Memorial Award was presented to Robert "Bobby" Blumenfeld, the Executive Director of ACG New York; and Ceasar N. Anquillare, Chairman and CEO, Winchester Capital, received the 2017 M&A Advisor Leadership Award.

In alliance with the China Mergers and Acquisitions Association, The M&A Advisor also recognized leading dealmakers, transactions, firms and organizations this year in China, including the presentation of the 2017 M&A Advisor Lifetime Achievement Award to Honglu Liu, the former Minister of The National Federation of Industry and Commerce, Peoples Republic of China.

For a detailed list of all of the Award Winners for the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards and a group photo of the Winners, please CLICK HERE.

For more information, please visit www.maadvisor.com or contact The M&A Advisor at 212-951-1550.

Now in its 20th year, The M&A Advisor was founded to offer insights and intelligence on mergers and acquisitions, establishing the industry's leading media outlet in 1998. Today, the firm is recognized as the world's premier leadership organization for mergers & acquisition, restructuring and corporate finance professionals, delivering a range of integrated services from offices in New York and London. www.maadvisor.com

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