William Shiry

William Shiry

Managing Director, BDO Capital Advisors, LLC

BDO Chicago Office

312-233-1856

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Executive Summary

William Shiry serves as Managing Director of BDO Capital Advisors, LLC and has more than 20 years of investment banking and corporate finance experience with a focus on serving the needs of middle market companies and their shareholders. He has advised on mergers & acquisitions, leveraged recapitalizations, management buyouts, growth capital, acquisition financing and refinancing transactions with an aggregate value of over $2 billion. William has worked with clients in a wide variety of industries including a number of sectors within the Manufacturing & Distribution, Industrial & Business Services, and Consumer, Food & Retail spaces. Geographically, he is focused on managing BDO Capital’s relationships and clientele in the Midwest region of the U.S.

Prior to joining BDO Capital in 2013, William was a Managing Director with D.A. Davidson & Co., which was the successor to McGladrey Capital Markets LLC, where he was a Managing Director in the investment banking group and served as a senior member of the transaction origination and execution teams. Previous experience includes serving as a Managing Director at a Big Four Firm, where he advised on mergers & acquisitions and private placements of debt and equity. William has also held positions in loan syndications, private placements, and corporate finance with Security Pacific/Bank of America.

Industry Experience
  • Manufacturing & Distribution: Automotive, Building Products, Industrial Components & Equipment, Metal Processing & Fabrication, Packaging, Plastics, and Transportation Equipment 
  • Industrial & Business Services: Construction Services, Staffing, and Test & Measurement 
  • Consumer, Food & Retail: Consumer Durables, Food & Beverage, and Retail Merchandising Products

Professional Affiliations

General Securities Principal and Representative (Series 7, 79, 63 and 24)

Education

Masters of Business Administration, University of Michigan
Bachelor of Science, Miami University