ACG is a networking organization comprised of Northeast Ohio (NEO) professionals that engage in middle-market mergers and acquisitions (M&A), as well as broader corporate finance. Founded in 1981, the chapter is comprised of approximately 600 members. For more than 30 years, ACG and its leadership have aimed to:

  • Provide resources and connections necessary to support both the organic and acquisitional growth of NEO businesses.

  • Represent a variety of financial sectors, including private equity, investment banking, family wealth management, lending institutions, junior capital providers, accounting and tax and transactional law.

  • Build and maintain the recognition of our members as industry leaders. The Cleveland chapter and/or its members are often quoted and highlighted in local and national business articles and periodicals concerning the M&A industry. ACG was also recognized in 2012 as Chapter of the Year in the large chapter category.


ACG provides its members with:


The chapter has several special interest groups, including:

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