MelCap Partners, LLC Announced as Winner of the 19th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

2020 Awards Announcement

January 11, 2021Wadsworth, OH — The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 19th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. The awards will be presented at a Virtual Awards Gala celebration on Thursday, February 4, 2021.

MelCap Partners, LLC (“MelCap Partners”) was named a winner for the Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year category for the second year in a row following its 2019 win.

“These award winners are the standouts of the year, representing the finest deals and professionals within the M&A industry,” said Roger Aguinaldo, Founder of The M&A Advisor. “This period was ripe with challenges, but also abundant with M&A activity, and these professionals were able to rise above the noise executing transactions representing several hundred billions of dollars of enterprise value.”

“Since 2002, we have been honoring the leading M&A transactions, companies, and dealmakers,” Aguinaldo continued. “MelCap Partners was chosen from more than 500 participating companies to receive the award. It gives us great pleasure to recognize MelCap Partners and bestow upon them our highest honor for M&A firms and professionals. MelCap Partners represents the best of the M&A industry in 2020 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive candidates.”

“We are honored and humbled again this year to be recognized for this prestigious award,” said Al Melchiorre, President and Founder of MelCap Partners. “Like all of us, this year presented MelCap with a number of unique challenges for our business and life. With all of the headwinds we faced, we were fortunate to finish 2020 with another outstanding year. We have been blessed in so many ways, and I would again like to thank our clients and supporters for making this award possible. We completed eight significant M&A deals, with another 2020 deal scheduled to close in the first two weeks of 2021.”

Those interested may view a detailed list of all of the award winners for the 19th Annual M&A Advisor Awards.

About MelCap Partners, LLC

MelCap Partners is an investment banking advisory firm specializing in providing high quality and innovative financial advisory services to middle-market companies. Services provided include merger, acquisition, and divestiture advisory services, the private placement of senior debt, subordinated/mezzanine debt, and equity capital, and general advisory services including business valuations, restructurings, and feasibility assessments. In order to assist MelCap Partners with securities-related transactions, the investment bankers of MelCap are Registered Principals/Agents of M&A Securities Group, Inc. (“MAS”), a FINRA broker-dealer firm.

About The M&A Advisor

The M&A Advisor was founded in 1998 to offer insights and intelligence on M&A activities. Over the past twenty-two years, we have established the premier global network of M&A, Turnaround, and Finance professionals. Today, we have the privilege of presenting, recognizing the achievements of, and facilitating connections between the industry’s top performers throughout the world with a comprehensive range of services. To learn more visit

By Al Melchiorre

Al founded MelCap Partners in 2000, and is responsible for managing all aspects of client engagements from proposal through closing, developing business, reviewing offering memorandums and financial models, negotiating purchase agreements, and interacting with buyers and investors.