Nov. 18, 2013 | Press Release

West Monroe Partners Announced as Finalist for the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

West Monroe Partners Announced as Finalist for the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

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West Monroe Partners, a full-service North American business and technology consultancy, today announced it is a finalist in The M&A Advisor 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards in the M&A Product/Service of the Year category for its Carve-out Services. West Monroe Partners has been selected from the nominees in the first stage of evaluation and the independent panel of judges will now focus their attention on selecting the ultimate award winners.

“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 David Fergusson, President of The M&A Advisor. “While our industry has undergone significant transformation since our first awards were presented 11 years ago, we are convinced, more than ever before, that investment in middle market companies will continue to be the driving force of the economy. It is truly an honor for our firm to be able to recognize the contribution that the 2013 award finalists have made.”

“Carve-outs can produce positive returns for both parties if managed and executed correctly from strategy through execution, but pose many challenges. That’s where we come in,” said John Stiffler, Director in West Monroe Partners’ Private Equity practice. “Reducing risk, time and cost for a successful carve-out is our number one goal. Our team uses vast carve-out experience to provide strategy planning from pre-divesture to post-TSA, and then execute on that future vision.”

“West Monroe Partners, representing the best of the industry, has demonstrated creativity and perseverance in today’s challenging climate,” says Roger Aguinaldo, CEO and Founder of The M&A Advisor.   

The winners for M&A Deal of the Year, Restructuring Deal of the Year, Cross-Border Deal of the Year, Corporate/Strategic Acquisition of the Year, Deal Financing of the Year, Sector Deal of the Year, Firms of the Year, M&A Product/Service of the Year and M&A Professionals categories will be announced at the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala on Tuesday, December 17 at the New York Athletic Club.

For a detailed list of all of the Award Finalists for the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards, please CLICK HERE.

The M&A Advisor was founded in 1998 to offer insights and intelligence on M&A activities. Over the past fifteen years, through our research, reporting, publishing, symposiums and awards we have established the world’s premier network of mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and financing professionals. To learn more visit

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