Skyway adds new investment team led by Cahill

Skyway Capital Markets has added an investment banking team to its firm. Beth Cahill will serve as senior managing director. Her team includes Michael Johnson as managing director. Previously, Cahill was senior managing director at CEA.


TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Skyway Capital Markets, a Tampa, FL-based boutique investment banking firm, is pleased to announce the investment banking team led by Beth Cahill has joined the company.

Cahill is joining Skyway Capital and assuming the role of Senior Managing Director. Her team, which also includes Michael Johnson as Managing Director, brings considerable talent and experience to the mergers & acquisitions practice at Skyway Capital.

The team has been successful in a wide variety of transactions, including the refinancing of a credit facility in the insurance sector, acquisition growth capital for a healthcare services company and the sale of an asphalt milling company.

After attending the University of Florida, Cahill began her career with Chemical Bank, N.A. in New York, transitioning from traditional listed securities portfolio management to institutional private company investment banking with Alliance Capital. Cahill has been involved in cross border transactions throughout her career, having travelled to over 30 countries working for her clients. She has been involved in several hundred transactions over her multi-decade banking career, spanning many industries. Most recently, she has participated in transactions involving healthcare, energy, aerospace and defense, cyber security and infrastructure. Prior to joining Skyway, Cahill was Senior Managing Director at CEA.

Michael Johnson joins Skyway as a Managing Director and brings fifteen years of experience. Johnson works with companies and investors on mergers & acquisitions, private placements of debt and equity, corporate advisory assignments and business valuations. Johnson earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and completed graduate work at DePaul University in Chicago. Prior to joining Skyway, Johnson was Managing Director at CEA.
Skyway Capital Markets Chief Executive Officer Russ Hunt commented on the appointments saying, “We continue enhancing the value of our firm. Beth and her team have a successful history of providing strong, corporate financial services for a variety of companies and we look forward to supporting their continued efforts.”

“We are extremely pleased to join Skyway Capital Markets,” Cahill commented. “Our singular goal together is to be successful on behalf of our clients. We believe in the long-term vision of Skyway and are excited about helping to achieve that vision.”

About Skyway Capital Markets, LLC
We work with middle market companies, public and private, through customized capital services that include corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions and recapitalization. The firm differentiates itself from its competitors by providing issuers more capital market options, including access to ultra-high net worth investors, family offices, independent broker-dealers, registered investment advisors and select institutional investors. Visit