People Moves of the Week:

Cook M&A, Houlihan Lokey, Piper Jaffray
Cook M&A names Michael Olson vice president; Houlihan Lokey hires transaction advisory head; Piper Jaffray acquires energy investment bank

Private Equity

The Rise of the Operating Partner
Baird Capital’s Roberto Ferranti, Riverside’s Jeff Goodman, Excellere’s John Lanier, Northstar Aerospace’s David McConnaughey and Graham’s Dan Soroka (pictured) help portfolio companies improve processes and trim costs

Emerging Markets

As China’s Economy Falters, Southeast Asia Attracts Dealmakers
Inexpensive manufacturing and increased consumerism make Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam appealing to private equity firms and strategic buyers from all over the world

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Fund of Funds, Lender

ESOP, Recapitalization

Agriculture, Natural Resources

New York, Hong Kong

Northeast US, Asia/Pacific

United States, Canada


People Database

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Elizabeth A. Jaworski

Director, Legal Operations

Firm: Motorola Mobility LLC

In the news: How Legal Operations Can Help You Become More Effective and Run Your Department



July 13, 2015

Past Issues

US Public

U.S. Public M&A Activity

Summary of U.S. public merger activity between July 6-13

Small Cap

Lower Middle Market Transaction Activity

U.S. merger activity between $10M and $50M July 6-13

Completed Transactions

Completed Middle Market Transactions

Summary of completed middle market transactions July 6-13


Middle Market Divestitures

Middle market divestitures greater than $50M between July 6-13


Private Companies for Sale

Private targets greater than $50M between July 6-13

Foreign Deals

Foreign Companies for Sale

Foreign targets greater than $100M identified between July 6-13

Volume & Value

Deal Volume & Value

Volume & Value for U.S. M&A between July 6-13