As a global investment banking company, Madison Street Capital provides a range of services ranging from expertise in merger and acquisition, financial advisory, and opinions as well as valuation services. The privately held firm extends its services to both private and publicly held organizations. Madison Street Capital prides itself in having professionals who possess specialized expertise in collaborating with middle-market organizations operating in different industries and niche markets to optimize end results.
Apart from its commitment to meeting the needs of its clients, MSC has earned excellent reputation from its philanthropic efforts advanced to organizations such as the United Way. The Chicago-based investment firm has been in the industry for 12 years.
MSC experts understand the importance of customization. As such, they analyze the unique needs of its clients before embarking on finding the most appropriate match between buyers and sellers, arranging the right financing, and devising capitalization structures capable of maximizing the client’s potential. Based on the press release dated January 10, 2017, Madison Street Capital successfully arranged a minority recapitalization for ARES Security Corporation.
ARES is the leading company in security risk management. It offers comprehensive security software solutions. MSC was the exclusive financial advisor throughout the entire process. It subordinated debt investment for ARES. The senior managing director of Madison Street Capital, Reginald McGaugh was responsible for guiding the transaction. Corbel Structured Equity Partners provided the minority recapitalization.
Charles Botchway, MSC’s CEO announced the transaction. While relaying the good news, Charles said that he was greatly honored to have worked directly with the president of ARES in the journey towards providing the investment. He described ARES Security as a unique organization with the top of the line technological solutions protecting the most critical assets in the world. He further commended ARES’ superior management team and the board who constantly challenged MSC to find the most appropriate financing partner.
The President of ARES, Ben Eazzetta, openly appreciated the team at MSC for their accomplishments in 2016. He said that the team at ARES was happy with the whole process including the manner in which due diligence was conducted, valuation analysis and also the process of raising capital. Ben noted that the MSC team worked especially hard and diligently to identify an appropriate financing partner, and is, without a doubt, looking into the future with increased hope thanks to the newly acquired capital structure.
ARES is certain that its partnership with Corbel to structure the investment provides the best path towards the creation of significant equity value. Corbel has a flexible capital solution and a supportive partnership that will allow ARES to carry on with its significant sales momentum and take advantage of fresh revenue opportunities at their disposal thanks to Corbel’s industry contacts.