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Benchmark International's Kendall Stafford Named Among Top 50 M&A Investment Bankers

Posted on February 10, 2023 By

Benchmark International’s very own Kendall Stafford has been named to the Top 50 M&A Investment Bankers (Americas Dealmakers) by the Global M&A Network’s M&A Atlas Awards. Kendall is the managing partner of our Austin, Texas, office. You can learn more about her impressive background here.

The Atlas Awards are known as some of the world’s most prestigious awards, singularly honoring legendary leaders, dealmakers, professionals, outstanding firms, and best value-creating transactions. The award winners were announced at the 14th annual gala dinner on January 19th, 2023, at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. Only one professional from a firm is selected each year.

The Global M&A Network is a diversified media network that produces high-quality “intelligence forums.” Their gatherings are the place to gain strategic intelligence and solutions, build profitable relationships, and celebrate worthy achievements.

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Kendall stated, “I am honored to be named one of the Top 50 M&A Investment Bankers. Striving to be the best is in our DNA at Benchmark International, and I am always truly grateful when our efforts are recognized, especially by such a distinguished organization like the Global M&A Network.”


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Benchmark International is a global M&A firm that provides business owners with creative, value-maximizing solutions for growing and exiting their businesses. Benchmark International has handled over $8.25 billion in transaction value across various industries from offices across the world. With decades of M&A experience, Benchmark International’s transaction teams have assisted business owners with achieving their objectives and ensuring the continued growth of their businesses. The firm has also been named the Investment Banking Firm of the Year by The M&A Advisor and the #1 Sell-side, Privately Owned M&A Advisor in the World by Pitchbook’s Global League Tables.





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