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BRG Recognized by M&A Advisor as Finalist for 2018 Valuation Firm of the Year and in Five Deal Categories

October 10, 2018

The M&A Advisor has selected BRG as a Valuation Firm of the Year finalist in its 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. In addition, BRG has been recognized as a finalist for its work in five deal categories: 

  • Consumer Discretionary Deal of The Year ($50 million to $100 million)
  • Consumer Staples Deal of the Year (under $100 million)
  • Cross-Border Deal of the Year ($10 million to $50 million)
  • Private Equity Deal of the Year ($10 million to $50 million)
  • Private Equity Deal of the Year ($50 million to $100 million) 

“Since the inception of the M&A Advisor Awards in 2002, we have been recognizing the leading dealmakers, firms and transactions. And each year we celebrate the creativity, perseverance and ingenuity of our industry’s professionals,” says Roger Aguinaldo, founder of The M&A Advisor. “While our industry has undergone significant transformation since our first awards were presented 16 years ago, we are convinced, more than ever before, that M&A is a driving force of the economy. It is truly an honor for our firm to be able to recognize the contribution that the 2018 award finalists have made.”

“We are proud to have won the award for Valuation Firm of the Year in 2017,” said BRG Managing Director William Epstein. “We look forward to potentially repeating this honor for 2018.”

BRG’s Corporate Finance group provides multidisciplinary services, including transaction opinions, transaction advisory services and restructuring, to companies, fiduciaries, lenders, attorneys, funds and other investors. BRG professionals’ leading-edge insights as advisors, crisis managers and corporate officers in middle-market to multinational restructurings across a diverse number of industries let them quickly present practical alternatives, design strategies that help maximize value and recommend the most viable approaches. The Corporate Finance team’s broad scope of restructuring and bankruptcy services spans areas that include financial analysis, plan development and implementation, and advice on sale/merger transactions.

The category winners will be announced at the 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala on Tuesday, November 6, at the New York Athletic Club.

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