ACG Next Gen

The Next Gen application process is now open for the 2019-20 program year. The deadline to apply is August 16, 2019.

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All nominated candidates' applications will be reviewed by the Next Gen Oversight Committee. Once accepted, your Next Gen membership is good for one year. Next Gen membership does not guarantee future acceptance into ACG Wisconsin.

Choose ACG Next Gen

ACG Next Gen provides professional development opportunities for emerging professionals involved in M&A and corporate growth. This is your opportunity to network with other successful individuals who are committed to corporate development and sharing best practices in a variety of business functions.

Membership Criteria

  • Young professionals working at ACG Wisconsin member firms.

  • ACG Wisconsin members can nominate up to two "rising star" colleagues for a 1-year membership into Next Gen. Example professions include:

    • Associates at law firms

    • Analysts, associates and vice presidents at investment banks

    • Associates and vice presidents at commercial banks

    • Corporate development professionals

Events & Programming

  • Learning Sessions: Join Next Gen and attend targeted learning sessions hosted by ACG member firms, covering topics such as valuation, deal structure, the M&A process, market updates. bank financing, private equity, real estate, mezzanine, insurance and more.

  • Networking Events: Next Gen hosts multiple networking events at different Milwaukee venues.

  • ACG Events: Next Gen members may attend ACG Wisconsin events.

Host an ACG Next Gen Learning Session or Event!

Does your firm have an interest in hosting an upcoming Next Gen learning session or event? Do you have feedback for the Next Gen Oversight Committee or would you like to get more involved? If so, contact ACG Wisconsin.

Dues Payment

Next Gen members will be invoiced for their dues payments of $300/$495 (dependent on level selection) upon membership approval.