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Christopher Yike

Director | Investment Banking

Christopher Yike is a Director in Mesirow Investment Banking. He is responsible for leading the day-to-day transaction execution process and contributing to the group’s business development efforts across a wide range of industries, with an emphasis on industrials and distribution. His transaction experience spans a range of industries including aerospace and defense, business services, consumer and retail, distribution and supply chain, food, beverage and agribusiness, healthcare, industrials, paper, plastics and packaging and technology, among others. Recent transactions include:

  • Sale of BOX Partners to Charlesbank Capital Partners

  • Sale of Mac Papers to Monomoy Capital Partners

  • Sale of Silver Spur to Funds Managed by Kelso & Company

Prior to joining Mesirow as an Investment Banking Associate in 2017, Chris served as an Associate and Analyst at BellMark Partners, LLC, where he was responsible for executing a wide variety of advisory and capital raising assignments. 

Chris earned a Bachelor of Science from Case Western Reserve University. He holds FINRA Series 63 and 79 licenses