Women in Dealmaking

ACG Philadelphia’s Women in DealMaking (WiD) initiative is designed to facilitate peer to peer networking, deal sourcing and industry knowledge among our region’s top female deal professionals. 

WiD participants are active contributors to the deal transaction process including private equity investors, strategic acquirers, investment bankers as well as transaction attorneys and accountants.

Events are held 2 – 3 times per year, and are open by invitation only.


Upcoming Events

women in dealmaking roundtable at m&A east: the path to the board room, Your insider's Guide

Research shows diversity on boards makes for more successful companies.  But, research alone won't get you there.  Regardless of your career stage, this is a must-attend session to gain actionable insight from women directors on what makes for great board members, what drives selection and how to lay your path.

  • Moderator: Kristy DelMuto, Vice President, LLR Partners
  • Denise Devine, Independent Director, AgroFresh
  • Christine Jones, Managing Partner, Blue Highway Capital and Independent Director
  • Aliya Khaydarova, Principal, Inverness Graham Investments
  • Jennifer Mantini, Deals Partner, PwC / Forum of Executive Women