Cleveland, OH – March 5, 2020 – Brown Gibbons Lang & Company (“BGL”), a leading independent investment bank and financial advisory firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Leo T. Mahon as a Managing Director within its Industrials vertical. Leo will lead BGL’s Engineered Equipment group, which serves companies that design, engineer, and manufacture industrial components and systems improving quality control and efficiencies in the manufacturing process. Leo also will be instrumental in BGL’s rapid expansion within the industrial technology & cleantech space.
“BGL has experienced significant growth in its Industrial Technology practice, and Leo’s experience and relationships will accelerate that trajectory,” said Andrew K. Petryk, Head of BGL’s Industrials vertical. “Leo is able to assist companies in defining and executing complex strategic initiatives that drive earnings growth and create value. Our clients will benefit tremendously from his insight and extensive global network. We are thrilled to have him on board.”
Leo has more than 20 years of professional experience in the investment banking industry, with significant experience in automation and controls, HVAC, and flow control. Prior to joining BGL, he worked at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey. Leo started his investment banking career at Morgan Stanley and was a member of the Industrial M&A teams at Citigroup and Goldman Sachs, where he advised global diversified industrial and private equity clients on divestitures and acquisitions.
“I am excited to be joining BGL,” said Mahon. “I look forward to working with such a strong team and contributing to the firm’s continued growth in the engineered equipment and industrial technology sectors.”
Leo received his MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and has undergraduate B.S. degrees in finance and accounting from Marquette University.