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About Mark O’Brien

  • July 15, 2019

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Mark is a mentor & consultant through the Score Chicago branch of SBA. Chairman – Society of Manufacturing Engineers – Chicago. Board – Legacy Reentry Foundation assisting formally incarcerated. Member of Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors – Certified M&A Advisor.

Chicago M&A Advisors
M&A focused investment bank that executes mergers, acquisitions, & growth capital for privately held & family businesses between $10M and $100M. Deal experience is across manufacturing, distribution, technology, consulting services, dealers, and contractors. Target markets are strategic businesses, private equity groups, and family offices.

Hands-on owner and M&A experience, was 3rd generation manufacturing business owner. Experienced corporate M&A executive, lead acquisitions for a privately held industrial distributor executing multiple deals to gain market share, expand product lines and add resources. Mark spent several years in management consulting working directly with small business owners defining vision and strategic redirections developing & implementing business growth and transition plans.