Associate, Aronson Capital Partners

Rockville, Maryland
Aronson Capital Partners, LLC (ACP) is a leading investment bank providing mergers and acquisitions (M&A), corporate finance and valuation services to companies in the government, aerospace/defense, and technology industries. Our team of senior corporate finance professionals has unparalleled industry knowledge and operational insight which enable us to achieve exceptional results for our clients. Through our extensive relationships with strategic buyers, private equity groups, and government decision makers, we provide our clients with timely strategic advice and access to active market participants.

Aronson Capital Partners’ commitment to serving the needs of the federal sector allows us to position our clients for success. By focusing our expertise on this growing market, we have developed strong, lasting relationships with the industry’s key strategic and financial participants. With our senior-level, hands-on involvement throughout the M&A process, we are distinct in our unwavering dedication and passion to this market segment.
·        We stay ahead of the changing environment to provide the most relevant advice and uncompromised solutions
·        Our principals have closed over 100 transactions in the federal sector
·        We have a strong track record of achieving exceptional results for closely-held firms and corporate divestitures
·        Senior leadership has decades of M&A experience in the federal and national security sectors, including past buy-side experience in corporate development functions
·        Creative, value-added support resulting in a proven track record of achieving strategic valuation metrics for our sell-side clients
·        Conflict-free advice – Aronson Capital Partners does not engage in trading, research, or investing functions, resulting in objective analysis

The Role:

    • Manage and assist Analysts on multiple Sell and Buy-side M&A projects and other financial advisory engagements
    • Play the lead role in the day to day execution of assignments while insuring project deadlines are met and issues are addressed in a timely manner
    • Team lead in all phases of the closing process from data room management; due diligence, and responding to clientele inquiries
    • Create, review and optimize confidential information memoranda, management presentations, marketing pitches, and other M&A presentations
    • Participate in the new business development process through lead identification, scheduling introductory meetings and facilitating partner participation
    • Establish yourself as subject matter expert through providing insight of the industry, current dynamics, and market trends with colleagues and external clients
    • Relationship building through industry specific networking events, business development outreach and marketing publications
    • Deliver additional support to VP/Partners on client and transaction management


    • Minimum of 3 years of post-undergraduate work experience in investment banking, private equity, corporate development, or transaction advisory
    • Display leadership attributes, possess ability to mentor analysts and foster strong teamwork and cooperation
    • Exude confidence in a client facing, consultative environment
    • Entrepreneurial spirit and desire to work in a collegial/collaborative environment
    • Experience in the Aerospace, Defense, and Government services industry a plus
    • B.A./B.S./B.B.A. in Finance or Accounting, MBA preferred
*Qualified candidates must be eligible to work for any employer in the United States

**Aronson is proud to be an equal opportunity employer