An Alliance providing Exceptional results for M&A professionals and clients. Offering Increased Profit, Value and Performance-based Fees from a % of Gain

The M&A alliance of Aaron, Bell International, Inc., Corporate Finance Associates, and Strategic Business Solutions Group, Inc. offers M&A professionals and clients a comprehensive range of services, including sell-side support, expansion opportunities through partial sell of businesses, and expert guidance on selling your business.

With our expansive network of over 100 FINRA registered bankers, consultants, and personnel across 19 cities in North America, as well as personnel in 18 countries in Europe and Asia Pacific, we provide unparalleled access to national and international buyers. Our alliance is dedicated to delivering increased profit, value, and performance-based fees from a percentage of gain, ensuring exceptional results for our clients.

A coalition between the three companies offers organizational leaders and businesses the guidance to achieve substantial financial and operational performance with reduced costs.

Alliance membership provides M&A professionals with expansion opportunities to include new sell side clients, marketing, M&A support services, with national and international buyer options.

North America

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Austin, TX
  • Columbus, OH

  • Denver, CO
  • Houston, TX
  • Los Angeles, CA

  • Memphis, TN
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Omaha, NE
  • San Diego, CA

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Washington, DC

Aaron, Bell International (ABI), Denver Co., led by Chairman and CEO Ralph A. Bellizzi, has engaged over 1,100 financial transactions over a 45-year history from start-up to middle-market and to Fortune 500 enterprises. ABI focuses on representing business owners with sales from $10 mm to $200+ million annually. Our emphasis is on expanding or selling a client business.

ABI offers a client confidential representation, increased valuation, a spectrum of qualified buyers, and professional negotiations for strategic mergers, acquisitions, and recapitalization in the US and abroad.

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  • Vienna, Austria
  • Brussels, Belgium
  • Paris, France
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Dublin, Ireland

  • London, United Kingdom
  • Milan, Italy
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Zürich, Switzerland

Under the direction of Vice-Chairman of Corporate Finance Associates Worldwide, and Managing Director and Principal of the Atlanta office, Dr. David B. Sinyard, Phd., Corporate Finance Associates (CFA) extends top representation to middle-market and worldwide companies conducting complex financial transactions from selling or buying a company to securing capital resources.

Over thirty-five years of maximizing M&A objectives for companies across the globe, Dr. Sinyard and CFA’s guidance have led the way for companies to explore specialized transactions to gain greater profitability.

From evaluation and advisory consult on all options, CFA has helped businesses identify and close transactions to increase valuation and selling position in the marketplace, in turn creating significant buyer investment rate of return.

Change leader and CEO Ken Mikesell is the catalyst that drives Strategic Business Solutions Group (SBSG) to increase client business value through both strategic and internal improvements, operational and financial performance, increased profitability, and cost reduction, all which enhance stakeholder value.

Four decades of experience problem-solving challenges from strategic planning, P&L management to operational turnaround in manufacturing, distribution, and service, including engineering, marketing, and sales, contribute to value creation. SBSG transforms underperforming and rapid growing companies into market leaders for profitable expansion or future transaction.