Financial services firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause has hired Michael Milani as principal and managing director of Baker Tilly Capital, LLC. Mr. Milani will be responsible for leading Baker Tilly’s mergers and acquisitions efforts and he will be based in the firm’s Chicago headquarters.
Mr. Milani has an extensive background in corporate finance. Previously he was the Senior Managing Director of PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance group from 1994 to 2014. Mr. Milani’s experience includes domestic and cross-border transaction and advisory experience, including mergers and acquisitions and capital sourcing. He has specific sector experience in agribusiness, food and beverage, healthcare, life sciences, manufacturing and distribution, private equity and retail. Mr. Milani has also sourced, structured and negotiated recapitalizations, restructurings, leveraged buyouts and offerings of debt, mezzanine and public and private equity.
“We are very pleased to add an experienced leader in mergers and acquisitions to the Baker Tilly team,” said Mike Ross, partner and leader of the firm’s transaction advisory services group. “Mike’s extensive experience and specialized knowledge will be a great asset to our clients and our firm as we continue to grow our transaction advisory and investment banking team.”
Baker Tilly is a full-service accounting and advisory firm and is active in providing auditing and accounting, management consulting, tax consulting and compliance, transaction advisory, and mergers and acquisitions services. The firm is headquartered in Chicago with additional offices in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington DC, and Wisconsin (www.bakertilly.com).
Mr. Milani has a BBA degree with a concentration in finance from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA degree from Northwestern’s J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
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