Event Details


April 24, 2019 6 PM - 8:30 PM EDT

ACG Boston is thrilled to announce and congratulate the winners of our inaugural chapter awards – given to members who have helped ACG Boston grow into the thriving community it is today – who will be recognized at the event:


Jack Derby
Derby Management
Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes a long-time member and leader of the ACG Boston community who has made outstanding contributions to the growth and visibility of the chapter throughout their career.

Jay Jester
Former Managing Director
Audax Group
Visionary Award

This is a special recognition for a transformational leader who has influenced significant growth and innovation for ACG, and the greater M&A industry.

Julia Karol
President & COO
Watermill Group
Woman of Influence Award

This award recognizes a female member of the ACG community who has risen to a leadership position of excellence in the M&A industry, and is actively involved in empowering, supporting and connecting women within ACG, and the larger M&A ecosystem.

John Surrette
Pillar Award

The Pillar Award recognizes a member who is actively involved in all aspects of the chapter through volunteer service, a strong community presence & is an overall ambassador of ACG Boston.

Kyle Murphy
Business Development Executive
JP Morgan
Emerging Leader Award

The Emerging Leader Award recognizes a young professional member who shows promise in becoming a future leader in the ACG Boston community.