G2 Capital Advisors Expands Private Equity Coverage with the Promotion of Andrew Keleher to Director, Business Development
BOSTON, MA – G2 Capital Advisors, LLC (“G2”), a leading full-service investment bank and restructuring advisory firm, announced the appointment of Andrew Keleher to Director, Business Development. Keleher will focus on building and nurturing G2’s key relationships in the private equity community and enhancing G2’s financial sponsor coverage model across the US.
By leveraging his industry experience and long-standing relationships, Keleher’s contributions will further G2 as a prominent middle-market advisory platform serving the PE community.
“Private Equity represents a significant and growing portion of G2’s client base with 16 closed transactions last year involving PE firms and 38 current sponsor backed clients. Andrew’s role as Director, Business Development will expand and enhance our firmwide coverage model and help provide better access to deal flow, proprietary content, and collaboration with our industry teams and buy-side, capital markets, and restructuring teams,” said Ben Wright, Chief Operating Officer of G2 Capital Advisors.
Since inception, G2 has prioritized the development of strong relationships with financial sponsors; this promotion represents a dedication to meeting the evolving needs of our clients and further accelerates firm growth. Keleher’s leadership will enhance the significant value G2 delivers to sponsor clients and ensure coordinated and effective coverage of the PE community across all industry and product teams.
“Andrew is highly respected amongst the private equity community and maintains a wealth of close relationships. We are excited to see Andrew move into this new role and are confident his efforts will deliver exceptional value for our current and future PE clients’ portfolio companies while continuing to drive G2’s growth,” said Matt Konkle, President of G2 Capital Advisors.
Keleher previously served as a Director for G2, leading the execution of buy-side and sell-side engagements across our Consumer & Retail, Industrials & Manufacturing, Technology & Business Services, and Transportation & Logistics sector groups. Over his 10-year career in financial services, Andrew has developed and executed strategies for clients leading to over 30 successfully closed transactions since joining G2 in 2015. He will continue to support his current clients in successfully executing their respective strategies.
“G2 has built a reputation as one of the leading middle-market advisors in the country serving our clients across core industries where our team has deep operational expertise,” said Andrew. “It is an honor and a privilege to take on the role as Director, Business Development and lead G2’s coverage efforts, delivering our firm’s industry expertise, robust deal flow, and proprietary insights to leading middle-market institutional investors.”
Andrew brings close to a decade of experience originating, leading, and executing M&A transactions and maintains strong relationships with financial sponsors across the United States.