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    • Mindy Berman, Co-Founder of IGS, elected to Board President of West End House

      Mindy Berman, a third generation West End House family member, has been elected as our new Board President. She has served on the West End House Board of Directors since 2016 and has co-chaired our Finance Committee. Mindy’s dedication and commitment to West End House goes beyond her Board service. She ran the 2018 Boston Marathon on behalf of West… Read More

    • Members of the IGS Management Team Celebrate the firm’s 20th Anniversary

      From Left to Right: Brian Fleming, Alexandra Sugrue, Pat Donahue, Jenn O’Hara, Zach Casavant, Jane Lannon, Mindy Berman, Rob Lordi, Liz Gasman, Ana Giuglea, Bryan Quinlan, and Drew D’Amaro (not pictured - Jordy DeFelice) Read More

    • IGS' 20th Anniversary Celebration with Alumni at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

      On a beautiful fall evening, current and former employees of Investor Group Services joined family and friends to celebrate the 20th anniversary of IGS at the magnificent Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Managing Partners, Mindy Berman and Rob Lordi, addressed a crowd of over 100 attendees and spoke about the importance of the IGS team. “We have, and have… Read More

    • Spring 2018 Tombstones

      IGS showcases a select set of completed transactions in the first five months of 2018. Read More

    • Evan Meisler, IGS Senior Associate, wins recognition at the Head of the Charles

      IGS Senior Associate, Evan Meisler, recently won the gold medal as part of a team racing in the Head of the Charles - the world’s largest 2-day rowing event. Attached above, he shares more about his team, the race and his training regimen. Congratulations Evan! Read More

    • IGS is recognized by M&A Advisor for the Private Equity Deal Of The Year ($25MM-$50MM)

      IGS was recognized in the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for its involvement in the Private Equity Deal of the Year ($25MM-$50MM). IGS provided industry diligence as a consulting advisor for High Road Capital Partners on the acquisition of Mid-West Wholesale Hardware. Click here for a detailed list of winners. Read More

    • IGS awarded Top 100 Women-Led Business in MA

      IGS has been recognized again as a Top 100 Women-Led Business in MA by The Boston Globe and The Commonwealth Institute. This award considers company performance as well as diversity and innovation. IGS is honored to be part of the nomination group again this year. See the award details here. Mindy Berman was quoted in the “Women in Power” issue… Read More

    • IGS as a Top 100 Women-Led Business in MA

      IGS was recognized by The Boston Globe and The Commonwealth Institute as a Top 100 Women-Led Business in Massachusetts for 2016. This award recognizes women leaders and their high-performing companies based on important factors such as company growth, innovation, management and workplace diversity, and a focus on employees. Please click here for more details. Read More

    • IGS alum and LOLA co-founder, Alex Friedman, recognizes IGS leadership in the Huffington Post

      The Huffington Post recently published a Women in Business Q&A article featuring Alex Friedman, IGS alum and co-founder of LOLA. Alex recognizes IGS management team members Mindy Berman and Pat Donahue for their leadership and management capabilities. Alex Friedman began her career at IGS and recently founded LOLA, a new feminine care brand. LOLA seeks to modernize the feminine care… Read More

    • IGS is part of the winning deal team for M&A Advisor's Professional Services (B-to-B) Deal of the Year ($10M to $100M)

      IGS was recognized in the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for its involvement in the Professional Services Deal of the Year ($10M-$100M). IGS provided industry diligence as a consulting advisor for High Road Capital Partners on the acquisition of Ariad Communications. Click here for a full list of winners. Read More

    • IGS has a new home!

      We are excited to announce the relocation of IGS to a new space to accommodate our growing team. We are now on the sixth floor but still in the same conveniently located building in Boston’s Back Bay. The new office is designed to foster a vibrant and collaborative work environment so we can continue to provide the highest level of… Read More

    • Alumni Spotlight: Derek Bouchard-Hall named CEO of USA Cycling and Alex Friedman launches LOLA

      Derek Bouchard-Hall, an IGS alum, has been chosen to serve as the next President and CEO of USA Cycling. Derek emerged as the top candidate for the role out of a pool of 47 qualified candidates thanks to his impressive combination of a racing pedigree and extensive business experience. As a former national criterium champion and a member of the… Read More

    • Investor Group Services (IGS) Promotes Drew D’Amaro and Brian Fleming to Senior Vice President

      IGS is pleased to announce the promotion of Drew D’Amaro and Brian Fleming to Senior Vice President. The promotions were effective as of February 15, 2015. “Drew and Brian demonstrate excellence and thought leadership on every engagement and have consistently exceeded our clients’ expectations,” said Mindy Berman, Managing Director at Investor Group Services. Drew D’Amaro joined IGS in 2006. He… Read More

    • IGS Recognized For Its Role in the Consumer and Retail Products “Deal of the Year”

      IGS was part of the winning team for the Consumer and Retail Products ‘Deal of the Year’ award at the 13th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. IGS served as a consulting advisor in the acquisition of General Tools & Instruments by High Road Capital Partners. Click here for a full list of winners. Read More

    • IGS Well Represented in 13th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

      Investor Group Services has been named a finalist for the 13th Annual M&A Advisor awards in four categories: M&A Consulting Firm of the Year; Deal Services Professional of the Year; M&A Deal of the Year ($25MM-$50MM); and Consumer Services Deal of the Year. Investor Group Services (IGS) is one of the six finalists for M&A Consulting Firm of the Year.… Read More

    • Investor Group Services' Brian Fleming Receives The M&A Advisor's Annual 40 Under 40 Recognition Award

      ​Boston- May 20, 2014- Investor Group Services (IGS) is pleased to announce that Brian Fleming, a Vice President at IGS, has been selected by The M&A Advisor as a recipient of its fifth annual 40 Under 40 M&A Advisor Recognition Award in the Service Provider Category. At IGS Mr. Fleming focuses on developing new client relationships and managing due diligence… Read More

    • IGS Recognized For Its Role in M&A Deal of the Year ($25MM- $50MM)

      IGS was recognized in the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for M&A Deal of the Year ($25mm -$50mm) for its work on the acquisition of Dynamic Dental Partners by Huron Capital Partners. IGS provided industry diligence as the consulting advisor to Huron Capital. Click here for the full list of winners. Read More

    • Managing Director Rob Lordi featured in Bloomberg Brief: Mergers

      IGS Managing Director Rob Lordi was recently interviewed by M&A reporter Will Robinson at Bloomberg BRIEF: Mergers. In the Q&A session, Rob shared his insight on deal activity in 2013 and the outlook for 2014. The full transcript is available to download here. Read More