Madison Street Capital (MSC) predicted that hedge fund M&A transactions will continue to escalate in 2016 after a 31 percent increase, in 2015. The hedge fund industry was robust last year due to consolidation of structured transactions. Anthony Marsala, Chief Operating Officer of MSC has nearly 15 years of expertise in M&A Advisory services and the investment industry as an investor and executive. Mr. Marsala recently won the 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Award for his leadership contributions and endeavors in sell-side and buy-side M&A Advisory expertise, according to the Chicago Tribune (April 8th, 2016). In March 2016, MSC released a press released that the firm was selected as a finalist for the 8th Annual International M&A Awards, which was announced on the 12th of April.
Anthony Marsala co-founded Madison Street Capital in 2005 and has worked in the hedge fund industry, since 2001. He served as the Director of Strategic Analytical Services at Advisory & Intermediate Services and Senior Managing Director & Principle at Houlihan & Smith in his earlier career. Mr. Marsala is pleased he was selected to receive the M&A Advisory 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Award. He credited the MSC team of managers and executives for their support and dedication. In addition to receiving the M&A Advisory Award, he was named a NACVA honoree for the 2016 40 Under Crain’s Leadership Academy Program.
The M&A Advisory is hosting a formal Awards Gala at the N.Y. Athletic Club in Manhattan to announce winners of the Emerging Leaders Award on June 10th of this year. Hedge fund managers and advisors internationally are expected to attend the event. Since 2010, M&A Advisory Emerging Leaders Awards has held events to recognize young M&A and financing experts. Anthony Marsala and other U.S. award winners can now join global young leaders in Europe and the United Kingdom for networking opportunities.
Madison Street Capital is a global investment banking firm headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The firm provides financial advisory, opinions, valuations, M&A, merger, and acquisition services. Anthony Marsala has served as principle and an executive at MSC for almost 11 years. His leadership within the firm and the industry community will be honored in June.
MSC′s CEO, Charles Botchway and Anthony Marsala co-founded the firm and also worked together at Houlihan Smith & Company. The Emerging Leaders Award for M&A Advisory is a great accomplishment for Mr. Marsala and MSC. The 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Award is the second award Marsala received during 2016.