Citizens M&A Advisory is a leading middle market investment bank that supports clients across a focused set of industry sectors. Our bankers thrive on delivering keen market insights that are both strategic and thoughtful, while driving extraordinary outcomes for our clients.


120+ transactions since 2015 totaling approximately $9B in transaction value. Collaboration is at the heart of our approach. We ask questions and listen, striving to uncover your company’s distinct attributes and tailoring a strategy to drive value.

Industry Expertise

A core tenet of our strategy is a selective focus on specific industries – we stick to what we know. As a result we are true industry experts, offering unrivaled sector intelligence gained through years of highly relevant experience. Focused Industry Sectors:


Engagements should be tailored to clients’ specific objectives and relevant market dynamics. We unlock value for our clients through our expertise in sell-side & buy-side advisory, capital raising, restructuring & bankruptcy and financial opinions.


  • Aerospace, Defense & Government Services
  • Business Services
  • Consumer
  • Gaming, Lodging & Commercial Real Estate
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Technology, Media & Telecom
  • Transportation & Logistics

Our Team

70+ investment banking professionals across the U.S. Our seasoned bankers work closely with clients driving every step of the process. Based on each engagements’ specific needs, we leverage expertise from across the bank to ensure the best possible results.

Sponsor Coverage & Global Network

Our dedicated sponsor coverage team and strong network of global relationships with sponsor and strategic buyers provides clients with quality opportunities. Citizens is also a member firm of Oaklins allowing for enhanced international buyer access.


Jim Childs

Co-Head of M&A Advisory


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Ralph M. Della Ratta

Co-Head of M&A Advisory


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