YACG Wisconsin

Choose YACG Wisconsin

YACG Wisconsin 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 YACG. 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 YACG 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: YACG hosts multiple networking events at different Milwaukee venues.

  • ACG Events: YACG members may attend two ACG Wisconsin events per program year.

Host a YACG Learning Session or Event!

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

Application Process

The YACG application process is now open for the 2018-19 program year. The deadline to apply is Friday, August 3, 2018

NEW YACG Members - Apply Here

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

Returning YACG Members

You do not need to complete an application if you were a YACG member for the previous program year. Simply email wiacg@teamwi.com notice of your renewal. Please CC the ACG WI member who is nominating you.

Dues Payment

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