London and New York, October 17, 2017
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he M&A Advisor is proud to announce that Ceasar N. Anquillare, is the recipient of the 2017 M&A Advisor Leadership Award. Mr. Anquillare is to be honored for his contribution to the global mergers and acquisitions industry at the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala on Monday November 13, 2017 at the Metropolitan Club in New York. 

Ceasar N. Anquillare is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Winchester Capital and leads the firm from their offices in New Haven, CT and London, UK. Mr. Anquillare holds a BA in Political Science from Georgetown University and Fairfield University. He undertook postgraduate studies in law at the University of London, and has certificates in Corporate Governance from the Harvard Business School and in International Asset and Risk Management from Yale University.

Mr. Anquillare has been appointed Connecticut’s Honorary Ambassador to the United Kingdom and European Union, and also serves as a Justice of the Peace. He has also served as an adviser to the US Agency for International Development during the administrations of Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush and is a member of the Board of Trustees of Fairfield University and a non-executive Director of British American Business, BAB Foundation and the St. George’s Society of New York.

A veteran cross border dealmaker, Mr. Anquillare has been one of the foremost contributors to the most important foreign direct investment relationship in the world today, that of the United States and the United Kingdom. And, over a career spanning 25 years, he has played an integral role in the advancement of international M&A for both countries.

"This is a milestone in my career, to be shared with my Winchester family, our loyal clients and friends on both sides of the Atlantic. I am honored to be recognized by The M&A Advisor and my peers," shared Ceasar N. Anquillare. "As Winston Churchill said, we make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."

“We are honored to present Mr. Anquillare with The 2017 M&A Advisor Leadership Award,” stated David Fergusson, President and Co-CEO of The M&A Advisor. “In addition to his service to the United States and United Kingdom M&A industry, Ceasar has been a valued member of The M&A Advisor’s faculty. And, his generous contribution to the industry associations and the philanthropic foundations that serve these markets, is truly exemplary.”

With the presentation of The 2017 M&A Advisor Award, Mr. Anquillare will also be inducted into The M&A Advisor Hall of Fame on November 13th, joining an exclusive community of industry leaders who have proceeded him, including: Wilbur L. Ross, Governor Bruce K. Rauner, Marc Leder, Peter G. Peterson, John K. Castle, David Bonderman, Robert “Steve” Miller, Rodgin Cohen, Harvey R. Miller, Richard “Dick” Parsons, and Barry Ridings. Click Here to view a complete profile of the members of the M&A Advisor Hall of Fame.  

The M&A Advisor was founded in 1998 to offer insights and intelligence on mergers and acquisitions as the industry’s founding media platform. Today, the firm is recognized as the world’s premier “think tank” and leadership organization for m&a, restructuring and financing professionals, providing a range of integrated services including: M&A Advisor Forums and Summits; M&A Advisor Market Intelligence; M&A.TV.; M&A Advisor Live; M&A Advisor Awards; and M&A Advisor Connects. For additional information about The M&A Advisor’s leadership services visit

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