Thomas Byrne

Management Consulting Director


Chicago - National Office



Executive Summary

Tom Byrne has more than 30 years of management and advisory experience in the middle market. He has been a senior executive and owner of companies in the manufacturing, distribution, business services, private equity and healthcare industries. He has extensive mergers and acquisitions (M&A) experience from both the buy and sell side, having participated in more than 50 transactions and also served as an expert witness in an M&A dispute.  
Tom advises private equity and corporate clients in strategic planning and execution, sales and margin growth, operational metrics and financial reporting, performance improvement, working capital optimization, turnarounds, operational due diligence, and merger integration and carve outs. With a deep knowledge of the private equity industry, Tom has spoken before the Private Equity International (PEI) Operating Partner Forum.
His clients span a range of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, business and professional services, healthcare, consumer and industrial products, energy services, food and beverage, chemical construction and building materials, and transportation.

Professional Affiliations

Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
Commercial Finance Association (CFA)
Turnaround Management Association (TMA)


B.B.A., Accounting, University of Notre Dame