Huron Consulting Group Announces Formation Of Broker-Dealer To Expand Investment Banking And Capital Advisory Services

Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business consulting services, today announced that it has established Huron Transaction Advisory LLC to provide broker-dealer, corporate finance and investment banking services to new and existing clients.

“Combined with our existing platform of services, our broker-dealer capabilities make Huron a single-source provider for a comprehensive suite of business consulting and transaction advisory services. We can now help clients address capital-raising needs, targeted acquisition and divestiture strategies, or restructuring solutions, provided by a team of seasoned investment banking professionals,” said John DiDonato, managing director and Huron Business Advisory practice leader.

The broker-dealer capabilities will be delivered in key verticals including business services, healthcare, industrial manufacturing, life sciences, and retail/consumer products. Huron Transaction Advisory will help clients address needs related to strategy, performance improvement, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, balance sheet restructuring, and valuation. Huron Transaction Advisory will focus initially on serving middle-market clients including healthy or distressed organizations and those facing special situations.

Huron Transaction Advisory is a registered broker-dealer with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and a member of FINRA/SIPC. Managing directors participating in the practice include Geoffrey Frankel, John Bodine and David Bitterman.

About Huron Transaction Advisory

Huron Transaction Advisory LLC brings extensive investment banking expertise to stakeholders in merger and acquisition advisory, growth initiatives, and special situation financings as they seek to maximize value. Huron’s broker-dealer services are part of the Huron Business Advisory segment.

About Huron Business Advisory

Huron Business Advisory resolves complex business issues and enhances value with a full suite of services for middle-market companies and larger businesses, including forensic investigations, transaction advisory, restructuring and turnaround, interim management, capital raising, operational improvement, and valuation. Our senior-level team members have vast experience in a range of industries, with many serving as C-level executives, who quickly analyze a business situation and apply our knowledge to finding a workable solution. Learn more at or connect with us on LinkedIn at

About Huron Consulting Group

Huron Consulting Group helps clients in diverse industries improve performance, transform the enterprise, reduce costs, leverage technology, process and review large amounts of complex data, address regulatory changes, recover from distress and stimulate growth. Our professionals employ their expertise in finance, operations, strategy and technology to provide our clients with specialized analyses and customized advice and solutions that are tailored to address each client's particular challenges and opportunities to deliver sustainable and measurable results. The Company provides consulting services to a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including healthcare organizations, leading academic institutions, Fortune 500 companies, governmental entities and law firms. Huron has worked with more than 425 health systems, hospitals, and academic medical centers; more than 400 corporate general counsel; and more than 350 universities and research institutions. Learn more at

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