Ian Houghton Receives Merger & Acquisition Master Intermediary Designation

Atlanta, Georgia – November 27, 2018 – The M&A Source® announces it has conferred Ian Houghton of Vancouver, BC its prestigious designation of Merger & Acquisition Master Intermediary (M&AMI).

The M&A Source® is the world’s largest international organization of experienced, dedicated merger and acquisition intermediaries representing the middle market. The Merger & Acquisition Master Intermediary designation is awarded to intermediaries who have proven professional excellence through verified transaction experience, education and peer review. Houghton’s designation demonstrates exemplary commitment and experience as a professional M&A intermediary.

Since 1991, the M&A Source has addressed professional issues of merger and acquisition specialists. The organization has over 400 cooperating intermediaries active in middle-market transactions across the world.  It provides education, networking, conferences, member tools, peer-to-peer roundtables, Private Equity expos and other support, all specific to M&A specialists.

“The Merger & Acquisition Master Intermediary designation is a true mark of distinction that helps business owners in selecting advisors for their M&A transactions. I have applied thousands of hours of deal making experience and education to assist my clients every step of the way resulting in many closed transactions,” said Houghton. “Through the M&A Source, the designation sets the standard for professional intermediaries.”

Houghton, a Senior M&A Advisor of Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd., has devoted his professional career to assisting buyers and sellers of businesses from different industries and backgrounds. Houghton is seasoned in acquisitions, sales and asset management with over 10 years of experience, exceeding over $25,000,000 in closed transactions.

Additional information is available from Houghton by telephoning 778-329-9570. He is available to the news media as a source of information or comments regarding acquisitions, sales, and mergers of closely held businesses and the market for them.

About Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd.:

Founded in 2005, Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd. is a results oriented, premier boutique Mergers and Acquisitions advisory, and Business Brokerage company dedicated in helping its clients achieve their goals. With its focus in sale, merger and/or acquisitions, recapitalizations, valuations, or succession planning, Pacific M&A and Business Brokers has the local knowledge with a global reach to professionally guide and help you in the achievement of your goals.

Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd. is a team of experienced, certified intermediaries with a worldwide affiliate network, that represent owners of businesses of all industries, types, and sizes with specific silos of expertise to successfully deal with, and transact, in Main Street, Franchises, M&A transactions, and whether locally, nationally, or internationally.

Pacific has the ability to bring sellers and buyers together in a confidential environment, and manage negotiations until a deal is agreed on, and closing legalities are finalized, while keeping your interests in the forefront, whether representing you as a seller or buyer. From start to finish, Pacific will professionally and ethically manage the process to ensure your goals are achieved.

About the M&A Source: 

The mission of the M&A Source is to promote members’ professional development and interests to better serve their clients’ needs, and maximize public awareness of professional intermediary services available for middle market merger and acquisition transactions.

The Source was established in 1991 to address the professional issues of merger and acquisition professionals. This organization currently has more than 400 cooperative intermediaries across the world.