May 2013

Carter Morse & Mathias ("CMM") is pleased to announce that Gary Mathias, a Managing Director of the firm, has been elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Alliance of International Corporate Advisors (AICA), a global network of investment banking firms. AICA provides origination and joint execution capability to its 35 members in 25 countries across the globe. These firms focus on middle-market M&A and capital raising transactions across multiple industry specialties.

Gary Mathias said, “Since we joined AICA as a charter member in 2010, AICA has generated significant value for our clients seeking to access buyers, investors and acquisition targets worldwide. Through AICA, we can call on over 100 senior investment bankers in Europe, Asia, Latin America, Australia and the Middle East to assist in our transaction mandates, which allow us to facilitate assignments worldwide while assuring our clients that the entire global market is covered.”

Other members of the AICA Board include Rob van Schaik (ICP Corporate Finance – the Netherlands), Gerardo Dal Piva (Finlife Corporate Finance – Italy), Jan Magne Heggelund (M&A Corporate Advisors – Norway), Nghia Truong (AsiaInvest Group – Vietnam), Russ Warren (EdgePoint Capital Advisors – Cleveland, Ohio) and Mitchell Brown (AFG Venture Group – Australia).