CSG Partners wins M&A Deal of the Year and Food & Beverage Deal of the Year

Founder Larry Kaplan Recognized in Top 50 Americas M&A Star Dealmakers

Oct 29, 2013, 06:45 ET from CSG Partners, LLC

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CSG Partners, LLC (CSG Partners) was named the winner of the "U.S.A  M&A Deal of the Year – Mid Markets ($150MM to $500MM)" and "Food & Beverage Deal of the Year" at the 2013 Americas M&A Atlas Awards. Additionally, Larry Kaplan, Founder and Managing Director of CSG Partners, was named one of the Top 50 Americas M&A Star Dealmakers for his record of executing notable and value-generating transactions. 

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Managing Directors, George Thacker, III, and Ed O' Brien led the respective CSG teams on those transactions.  "We are very honored to be selected for these awards; they are a testament to the caliber of our team and the dedicated, professional excellence we provide to our clients. As our investment banking practice for ESOP transactions and our middle market M&A practice continues to grow, we will continue to work tirelessly to deliver superior results," said Larry Kaplan

The Americas M&A Atlas Awards is part of the prestigious M&A Atlas Awards, a world-wide organization that recognizes and honors outstanding achievements of participants in the global M&A industry.

Selected from over 626 participating deals in the first stage of evaluation, winners are judged independently by a panel of experts and industry peers for completing top value generating transactions. CSG Partners was named finalist for 5 M&A Industry award categories.

Winners for the Americas M&A Atlas Awards can be found at www.globalmanetwork.com


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 $600 million. Founded in 2001, the firm has built a reputation of having the nation's preeminent ESOP investment banking practice. The firm has closed over 120 ESOP transactions for companies with an aggregate value exceeding $7 Billion. CSG Partners operates from offices in New York and San Francisco. More information on the firm can be found at www.csgpartners.comLinkedIn, and Twitter.

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