GTCR Wins Private Equity Firm of the Year Award

October 5, 2016

Global M&A Network Honors GTCR with Top Award
September 24, 2016 – New York

Global M&A Network announced the winners of the 8th Annual M&A Atlas Awards at The Harvard Club in New York City on September 23. GTCR, a leading private equity firm based in Chicago, earned one of the night’s top honors of Private Equity Firm of the Year – North America. The firm was also awarded Americas Private Equity Deal of the Year for its recapitalization of Sterigenics in 2015. Hunter Craig, GTCR Vice President, accepted the awards on behalf of the firm.

“The past year has been very exciting and productive for the firm,” said Mr. Craig. “We have generated a significant number of realizations, partnered with some exceptional leaders to form new platform companies and executed a large number of add-on acquisitions. These awards are recognition of the firm’s exemplary work.”

As part of their mission, the Global M&A Network brings together world-class leaders to facilitate discussion and debate of the most relevant ideas in and around the industry. Award winners are selected independently each year.