Madison Street Capital Plans to Attend the Upcoming 15th Annual Advisor Awards Gala

Madison Street Capital plans to attend the M&A Advisors’ 15th Annual Awards Gala as a nominee for two prestigious awards on November 9th, 2016, in New York City. Charles Botchway, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder at the investment banking firm made the announcement in a press release on August 29th. Madison Street is nominated as a finalist for the Boutique Investment Firm of the Year Awards and International & Industrial Deal of the Year Awards. Botchway accredits the firm’s dealmakers, including Karl D’Cunha, Senior Managing Director and Jay Rodgers for the success of a significant deal. M&A recognitions and nominations validate reputation and international growth.


M&A Advisors recognize professionals and top firms for their brilliant works and achievements in the financial industry. Botchway and D’Cunha are honored Madison Street is nominated for their success in merger & acquisition transactions and accomplishments. D’Cunha directed the acquisition of Acuna & Asociados, a steel detailing and structural engineering firm for Dowco Group of Companies. The transaction placed Madison on the list of nominees for the International & Industrial Deal of Year Awards. As a private advisor, D’Cunha connected Dowco with a growing and evolving company.


In 2016, Charles Botchway predicted an increase in merger and acquisition transactions in the hedge fund industry. Before closing the transaction for Dowco to acquire Acuna, Madison Street had already closed more than 100 transactions. According to 2016 Hedge Fund M&A Outlook Report, the number of transactions increased by 31 percent from 2014 to 2015. Last year, over $250 billion of assets were closed among firms through 42 different transactions.


Madison Street attended the M&A Awards Gala Ceremony in April as a nominee for five awards; including Corporate & Strategic Acquisition of the Year and Professional Services Deal of the Year, to name few. The investment banking firm is a proud recipient of the 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Award, 8th Annual International M&A Award, and Cross Border M&A Deal of the Year. M&A Advisors recognized the firm for closing an acquisition transaction by AVEVA to purchase FabTrol Systems. The awards validate Madison Street Capital’s reputation is trustworthy and their performance is high ranking among other leaders in the hedge fund industry.


Charles Botchway and Anthony Marsala co-founded Madison Street in 2005 and have led a magnificent team of professionals. The firm is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and provides corporate financial advisor, M&A, bankruptcy, buy-out, and restructuring services. Madison’s advisors have closed many transactions within the six years since the firm was founded. Botchway said they are honored for the nomination to receive the Boutique Investment Banking Firm and International & Industrials Deal Awards. Madison will be among more than 70 industry stalwarts and 600 delegates.

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