Austin May is a Vice President on our Business Services team based in Chicago. He joined Solomon Partners in 2021.
Prior to joining Solomon Partners, Austin worked at XMS Capital Partners for four and a half years, focusing on M&A, strategic advisory, and financing alternatives for public and private companies across a broad range of industries. He has completed transactions with an aggregate value of over $10B across sell and buy-side M&A and capital raising transactions. Austin began his career in J.P. Morgan’s Private Bank, advising ultra-high net worth families, institutions, and endowments.
Austin holds a BS, magna cum laude, in Finance and Economics, from Kansas State University.
Served as financial advisor to Legacy Service Partners on its growth investment from Gridiron Capital
Served as financial advisor to Knox Lane on its acquisition of Ruppert Landscape
Served as financial advisor to Ned Stevens on its sale to Cobepa
Served as exclusive financial advisor to Linear Roofing on its sale to Capital Construction, a portfolio company of O2 Investment Partners
Served as financial advisor to Eden Technologies on its sale of Alder to Orion Group, a portfolio company of Alpine Investors
Served as financial advisor to Audax Private Equity on its acquisition of Thermogenics
Served as financial advisor to Morgan Stanley Capital Partners on its acquisition of Fairway Lawns