TM Capital announces three promotions

TM Capital, a middle market investment bank, has promoted both Craig Gibson and Jarrad Zalkin to managing director and Kevin Atchue to associate. All three are based in the firm’s Boston’s office.


Boston, MA – January 14, 2014 –TM Capital, a leading middle market investment banking firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of three professionals whose commitment and dedication have made a significant impact on the growth of our Boston office. TM has named Craig Gibson to the position of Managing Director, Jarrad Zalkin to Managing Director and Kevin Atchue to Associate.

Craig Gibson has been promoted to Managing Director. Craig joined TM’s Boston office in 2008, quarterbacks our consumer products and marketing services practices (including oversight of TM’s award winning industry research publications) and has led many of TM Capital’s most notable assignments in the consumer / retail, industrial and technology sectors. Leveraging nearly 15 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and public and private financings, Craig has engineered extraordinary outcomes for clients ranging from high growth emerging businesses to large multinational corporations. Craig graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Union College and received his MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management where he was an Alfred Sloan Fellow.

Jarrad Zalkin has been promoted to Managing Director. Jarrad joined TM’s Boston office in 2008 where he leads TM Capital’s coverage of the business services sector and is responsible for producing the firm’s authoritative research on the space. Jarrad also co-leads TM’s mid-market technology practice in the enterprise software, IT consulting, managed services, staffing and systems integration sectors. He has more than 13 years of investment banking experience, advising both public and private companies on a wide variety of M&A and financing transactions. Jarrad’s perspectives on IT and outsourced services are often quoted in numerous industry publications. Jarrad graduated Cum Laude from Amherst College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in both English and Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought.

Kevin Atchue has been promoted to Associate. Kevin joined TM’s Boston office in 2011 where he plays an integral role supporting the consumer / retail, technology and business services teams. He has completed a broad range of complex transactions for public and private companies including exclusive sales, acquisitions, recapitalizations, financings and advisory engagements. Kevin is a graduate of the Honors Program of Boston College with a bachelor’s degree in Economics.

About TM Capital

TM Capital Corp. is a partner-owned investment banking firm based in New York, Boston and Atlanta, which has completed over 250 transactions with a combined value in excess of $14 billion. Since 1989, we have advised clients navigating a full range of critical transactions, including complex mergers, acquisitions, debt and equity financings, minority and majority recapitalizations, restructurings, and advisory services including takeover defense, fairness and solvency opinions, valuations, as well as litigation support. We have built deep industry expertise in key sectors and our team regularly publishes research highlighting current and emerging trends in targeted industries and markets. TM Capital is a partner in M&A International Inc., the preeminent middle market global investment banking organization with over 600 M&A professionals in 41 countries. Members have closed over 1,300 transactions totaling more than $75 billion in value ove