The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards on Wednesday, November 9th at the 2016 M&A Advisor Awards Gala to a jubilant, sold-out crowd at the New York Athletic Club, New York, NY. Headwaters MB was named a winner for M&A Deal of the Year for the acquisition of Jameson by Platte River Equity.

“Since 2002, we have been honoring the leading M&A transactions, companies and dealmakers. Headwaters MB was chosen from over 615 participating companies to receive the award. It gives us great pleasure to recognize Headwaters MB and bestow upon them our highest honor for M&A firms and professionals,” said David Fergusson, Co-CEO and President, The M&A Advisor. Headwaters MB represents the best of the M&A industry in 2016 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive candidates.”

Speaking of Headwaters involvement, Tom Archie, Managing Director at Kayne Anderson said, “Headwaters did a terrific job pushing the transaction forward, getting us from initial calls to closing in just two months, and creating a great outcome."

Ted Kinsman and Ian Cookson, Managing Directors at Headwaters MB, commented, “we are thrilled to receive a deal of the year award for this transaction between two such experienced private equity firms.”

To learn more about the Jameson transaction, click here.  

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