CSG Partners announced today that it received two new awards from the M&A Advisor at the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala Ceremony at the New York Athletic Club in New York.
The Gala honored the professionals whose activities set the standard for M&A transactions. This year, over 280 nominees, representing over 690 companies, became finalists for the awards. An independent judging committee of 25 top M&A industry experts determined the ultimate recipients of the awards which were revealed "Academy-Award style" at the gala.
CSG Partners is the most awarded investment bank with a specialty ESOP practice, claiming a total of six awards related to its ESOP transactions over the last five years. This is the third consecutive year that CSG has been awarded by the M&A Advisor and it comes less than a month CSG was recognized by the Global M&A Network with three M&A Atlas Awards. CSG accepted awards for both Financial Services Deal of the Year ($10MM to $100MM) and Consumer Services Deal of the Year.
"As always, we are honored to be recognized for the hard work that our team puts into each and every ESOP transaction we close," said Larry Kaplan, Founder and Managing Director of CSG Partners. "CSG's ESOP investment banking practice continues to stand out in the industry, and we could not be more pleased," he added.
"The award recipients represent the finest in the M&A industry in 2015 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."
ABOUT CSG PARTNERS
CSG Partners, LLC is a boutique investment bank specializing in ESOPs, mergers and acquisitions, and capital advisory services for middle-market companies. Our clients have spanned the full middle-market spectrum, with values ranging from $10 million to $1 billion. Founded in 2001, the firm has built a reputation of having the nation's preeminent ESOP investment banking practice. In 2013, CSG Partners was named the "Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year" by both The M&A Advisor and ACG New York. CSG Partners operates from offices in New York, San Francisco, and Washington DC.