United States

Global M&A’s Cleveland and Chicago office was founded in 1989 to address the specific investment banking needs of a growing middle market - a market underserved by larger Wall Street firms.

Our corporate finance experts offer middle market companies a comprehensive set of services including mergers and acquisitions advisory services, private placements of debt and equity, financial restructuring advisory services, fairness opinions, business valuations and more.

Our advisory team comes from a variety of backgrounds and bring a world of specialized industry experience and personal insights into the businesses we serve in the manufacturing, distribution, business services, healthcare, consumer products, metals & metals processing, plastics and packaging, transportation & logistics and specialty chemicals industries. We have closed over 150 transactions in the past 20 years.

Clients include owner/operators, private equity firms and leading corporations.

Recent transactions include: ATI Physical Therapy, H20+ Skincare, Nanoventions, Novapak Corporation, Aerospace International Materials, Avon Bearings Corporation, and Western Pneumatic Tube Company.

Global M&A United States - Cleveland/Chicago is known locally under the name Brown Gibbons Lang & Company. For our local website, please click here.

Key Contacts

  • Michael E. Gibbons

    Michael E. Gibbons

    T: (216) 241-2800 Ext.6612
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    Michael Gibbons is the founder of Global M&A United States.  Prior to forming Global M&A United States, Michael was president and CEO of Underwood, Neuhaus & Company, a leading regional securities and investment banking firm in Houston, Texas. While with this firm, he also held positions as Executive Vice President, Head of Capital Markets and Manager of Corporate Finance. Before joining Underwood, Michael was a Senior Vice President and served on the Operating Management Committee of McDonald & Company Securities, Inc., in Cleveland, Ohio.

    Education:
    B.S., cum laude, Kenyon College; M.S., Management, Case Western Reserve University; J.D., Cleveland State University