lower middle-market M&A Advisory services

Illinois Corporate Investments

About Us

Illinois Corporate Investments is a M&A advisory firm for businesses with an Enterprise Value of $1MM to $100MM. Over the last 40 years, Illinois Corporate has successfully completed sell-side assignments, buy-side engagements, business valuations, and special M&A projects. Illinois Corporate specializes in manufacturing , service and distribution businesses and has successfully represented clients in the US, Europe and Asia. Illinois Corporate has completed transactions involving profitable and under-performing businesses in many industries, for private and public companies.

A sister company of Illinois Corporate has developed a proprietary, transaction valuation software called Business ValueXpress (BVX). BVX is used by M&A brokers, investment bankers, exit planners, consultants, buyers, appraisers, and value-growth advisors. (www.BVXpress.com)


Mike Adhikari

Mike Adhikari has 35+ years of M&A experience and 17 years of operating  experience with a Fortune 500 company. He has three grad degrees including an MBA (Chicago-Booth). His valuation work has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and US Congress.  

Mike is active in leadership position with many trade assoc and non-profit org. He is currently president of advisory board of AM&AA (Alliance of M&A Advisors). He taught part of a 5-day M&A certification program called CM&AA (Certified M&A Advisor). He was also an adjunct professor of entrepreneurial finance for 15 yrs at the The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Contact Us

175 Olde Half Day Road,

Lincolnshire, Illinois 60069

Phone: +1 (847) 438-1657 | Fax: +1 (847) 438-1835