We deliver exit strategies for business founders and are a preferred referral partner for their trusted advisors

National Lower Middle-Market Engagements from $5 Million to $150 Million

We specialize in business owner exits, business valuations, and acquisition services in the lower middle market.

"We believe if you help people, success will follow – for everyone.

Our incredible focus on clients outdelivers ivory tower top-down competitors."

Brian Slipka

“We are passionate about working with founders and assembled a talented group of mergers and acquisitions professionals who understand business owners. During our history as a brokerage firm, clients in the lower middle-market space sought us out and True North Mergers & Acquisitions answers an unmet need for a founder-focused company.”

Erica Gilson
Managing Director

“Our proven bottom-up systems and processes bring more buyers to every engagement – more opportunity and success. Our approach, tremendous resources and horsepower in terms of talent and systems really benefits owners and founders – the folks we are in the trenches with every day.”

Chris Jones

Proven Experience with Industry Experts

See samples of the successful completed transactions our team of seasoned industry experts has completed on behalf of our clients.

Business partners handshaking after signing contract

$5 Million – $150 Million

Expert M&A Advisory

$0.5 Billion

Active Engagements

40 M&A


250 Years of 

Combined Advisory Experience


Largest transaction in 2021

$3 Billion+

Transactions Closed*

*Some transactions were closed at prior firms