Investment Bankers to the Middle Market
We work with privately held and small-cap public companies facing moments of transition – whether it be the sale of a company, spin-off of a division, raising capital for expansion, or facing a distressed situation.
Trusted advisors guiding the way
The staff of global investment bankers you meet during the pitch will be the same ones you will interact with directly going forward.
Effective one stop advisory
With access to the broader Ankura Consulting platform, we provide cost-effective one-stop advisory before, during, and after the transaction.
Wall Street Expertise,
Business Owner Focus.
Considering a transition? We navigate business owners and executives through every stage of the business cycle.
What Sets Us Apart
Main Street meets Wall Street – We bring a Midwest sensibility coupled with Wall Street capital expertise to our clients’ transactions.
A Lifetime of Relationships – Our deep relationships with over 1,400 strategic and financial investors in the lower and middle markets enhance the transaction process and increase the likelihood of a favorable outcome.
A Deep Bench of Subject Matter Experts – Our multidisciplinary team contributes significant strategic, transactional, operational, and financial experience to every engagement while supporting a wide range of industries and solutions.
Ankura Capital Advisors supports family-owned, founder-led, and small-cap public companies at every stage. Our expertise spans mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, carve-outs, and 363 sales, while our strong investor relationships enhance marketing and negotiation for better outcomes.
Selling a Company
Make sure you are calling the shots.
You spent a lifetime building your business. We help our clients achieve their best transaction outcome on their terms while preserving the legacy they have built.
Buying a Company
Leave no stone unturned.
The right acquisition can propel a company forward, while the wrong one can be disastrous. With our broad network and industry know-how, we assist clients in identifying companies that fit their acquisition strategy and can take their business to the next level.
Transform adversity into rebirth.
Setbacks happen, and it’s what you do next that makes all the difference. We work quickly to engage with lenders and find solutions, whether it be renegotiating existing debt terms, sourcing new equity or debt capital, or advising our client through an in or out of court-led restructuring or 363 sale.
Source the capital to achieve your business plan.
Let’s make your vision a reality. Whether our clients are seeking capital to grow their business, refinance existing obligations, or take a few chips off the table, we have them covered.