Membership & Tools

JOIN NOW or RENEW EARLY to Avoid Membership Dues Increase from ACG GLOBAL 


Due to an increase in ACG Global annual fees, our ACG San Francisco membership dues will increase from $495 to $545, effective January 1, 2020.

However, our current members can renew next year’s dues NOW and lock in the lower $495 rate.* 

Must renew by Dec 31, 2019 – contact for assistance


If you’ve been on the fence, this is your chance to join before the price goes up.

ACG San Francisco Membership still includes Members-Only events and discounted pricing on special events, including our 26th Annual M&A West Conference to be held on March 19th, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency in SF.

Join online NOW here by Dec 31, 2019.

Don’t wait -- Act NOW to lock in your savings!

*Note: this 2020 rate increase does not currently affect ACG San Francisco YACG members.




  • 35+ Events annually
  • Discounted member prices to annual special events including: Growth Awards and the M&A West Conference
  • Exclusive access to CDO and Strategic Buyer Roundtable events 
  • Members-only networking opportunities 
  • Involvement on ACGSF committees or board opportunities 
  • Exclusive access to our Member Directory of San Francisco deal makers


  •  Annual ACG Global membership – the premiere Middle Market organization with 14,500 M&A professionals worldwide in 59 chapters, with reciprocity and discounted rates for over 1,200 ACG Global events 
  • Discounted member rates for annual InterGrowth & EuroGrowth conferences 
  • Capital Link searchable database fueled by PitchBook 
  • Suite of digital and printed publications, including Middle Market Growth magazine
  • Middle Market Voice: ACG’s public policy initiative for the Middle Market

Who Can Join San Francisco Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth ("ACG")? 
The SF Chapter is an "approval chapter", which means members must be approved by the Chapter’s Membership Committee. 

To be eligible for membership, a person must be:
-  A senior member of his or her firm;
-  Be engaged in a line of business that serves the needs of middle-market companies; and
-  Employed by a company, or line of business in a company, that does not already have four (4) members in the San Francisco Chapter.

What is the Process to Join?
• First, ALL prospective members MUST register online by clicking here! This is the only way to insure that the Membership Committee has the information it needs to start the approval process. 
• Second, the prospective member must be determined to be eligible for membership. This determination is the responsibility of the Membership Committee.
• Third, prospective members need to attend at least ONE (1) ACG event (the Annual M&A Conference counts as two events).
• Fourth, the prospective member needs two letters of recommendations from existing ACG members (one must be from a member of the Board of Directors or the Membership Committee).
• Fifth, the prospective member must be voted in by the Membership Committee. 
• Sixth, an approved member then pay dues (currently $495 per year).

Interested in joining? Want more information? Click here to complete our Membership application

For questions, please contact Tyler Smith, Chapter Executive Director, at or 925-787-3128.


The Entire M&A Deal Ecosystem

Access over 1,200 events

Chapter Events

Network with local members at conferences, social outings, and ACG Capital Connection® (a marketplace for private equity professionals and intermediaries).

Annual Conferences

For over 45 years, top middle-market professionals have come to rely on InterGrowth® for unmatched networking and deal flow. Eurogrowth® offers premium access to the European marketplace and trans-Atlantic deals.

Award-Winning Publication

Middle Market Growth, the official publication of ACG, is mailed to all members as an exclusive benefit.