The M&A Advisor Events & Awards

The M&A Advisor welcomes the mergers and acquisitions, financing and turnaround industry’s top performers at exclusive annual events.

The M&A CONNECTS™ Summits bring together leaders in private equity, finance, investment banking, law, accounting, other professional service firms and corporations to discuss the challenges and opportunities impacting the marketplace. The Awards, widely respected as a pinnacle of achievement, recognize excellence in deal making, accomplishments and the contributions of leading firms and professionals.

The M&A Advisor events are invitation-only events and attendance is controlled. If you have been invited or would like to submit a request to attend, please contact The M&A Advisor at 212 951 1550 or at

2018 Emerging Leaders Summit Featuring The 9th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards – US 

Date: September 14, 2018
New York, NY
The New York Athletic Club
Delegates: 150

Event Highlights: The awards recognize and celebrate the achievements of the next generation of M&A, Financing and Turnaround professionals, whose significant level of success, while still under the age of 40, establishes them as the industry's emerging leaders. 

To view the Event Profile for the 2018 Emerging Leaders Summit Featuring the 9th Annual Emerging Leaders Award CLICK HERE.

2018 EMEA Corporate M&A Exchange Forum

Date: October, 2018
London, UK
Delegates: 100

Event Highlights: This event focus' on operational excellence in deal-making for corporates and investors as well as analyzing M&A trends and investment activity in Europe and the wider world.

To learn more about the previous event CLICK HERE

2018 M&A Advisor Summit Featuring the 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

Date: November 6, 2018
New York, NY
New York Athletic Club
70 leading M&A professionals, academics, and media

Nomination Form: To access the nomination package CLICK HERE.

Event Highlights: The country’s premier gathering of professionals engaged in M&A, restructuring and financing; industry leaders, watchers and influencers from the US and around the world participate in over 20 interactive thought-leadership sessions and social functions; Gala celebrating the 17th Annual M&A Advisor Award winners.

To view the Previous Event Profile for the 2017 M&A Advisor Summit Featuring the 16th M&A Advisor Award CLICK HERE

2018 Emerging Leaders Forum Featuring The 3rd Annual Emerging Leaders Awards – EMEA

Date: December, 2018
London, UK
Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel 

Event Highlights:
 Invitation-only gathering of the emerging leaders – winners of the Emerging Leaders Awards and their mentors; interactive sessions pairing stalwarts and next generation of industry leaders; Gala celebrating the 3rd Annual Emerging Leaders Awards – EMEA. 

To learn more about the most recent event CLICK HERE

2019 Distressed Investing Summit Featuring the 13th Annual Turnaround Awards

Date: March, 2019
Location: Palm Beach, FL
Venue: The Colony
Delegates: 175
Faculty: 30 leading restructuring and turnaround professionals, academics, and media.

Event Highlights: The best networking opportunity for the restructuring industry’s established and emerging leaders; two day agenda of restructuring and distressed-investing symposium and social activities allows valuable interaction amongst all of the delegates; Gala celebrating the 13th Annual Turnaround Award winners.

To view the most recent Event Profile for the 2018 Distressed Investing Summit Featuring the 12th Annual Turnaround Awards CLICK HERE

2018 Corporate Growth Summit Featuring The 2nd Annual EMEA Corporate Development Awards

Date: 25 April, 2018
Location:London, UK
Venue: The Lansdowne Club, CNBC Studios
Event Highlights: The Corporate Development 2nd Annual EMEA Awards program will award the corporate development professionals and their organizations for their accomplishments in M&A, Growth Strategy, International Market Development and Business Turnaround. As well, the awards will recognize the market professionals that contribute to the success of the corporate development leaders – the financial, legal and consulting deal team members, who play a key role in successful transactions.
To view the Previous Event Profile for the 2018 Corporate Growth Summit CLICK HERE

2019 Global Corporate Growth Summit Featuring the 11th Annual International M&A Awards and Inaugural Technology In M&A Awards

Date: June, 2019
Location: New York, NY
Venue: Steelcase Penthouse and Princeton Club
Delegates: 500 US and international dealmakers
Faculty: 80 leading international M&A professionals, academics, and media

Event Highlights: The Summit is an exclusive invitation-only forum for c-suite executives, technology innovators, M&A dealmakers, corporate development, investment and finance professionals. This dynamic innovative forum features M&A Connects™ One-on-One Meetings; Power of Technological Change Workshop; Corporate Growth In The Technological Revolution Symposium; 10th Annual International M&A Awards; and the inaugural Technology In M&A Awards.

To view the Event Profile for the most recent 2018 Global Corporate Growth Summit featuring the 10th Annual International M&A Award CLICK HERE