CKS Advisors’ Managing Partner Mark Young brings more than 35 years of combined experience in investment banking (M&A), corporate finance, and leadership roles to his Clients. His expertise includes structuring company sale transactions, capital raises, debt placements, LBO’s and ESOP’s.
Prior to joining CKS Advisors, Mark held executive positions with money center financial institutions including Merrill Lynch and US Bank, as well as several regional financial institutions. During his career, he has successfully structured, negotiated and closed a wide range of transactions amounting to more than $2 billion in value.
Mark is a member of The Alliance of M&A Advisors and the M&A Source, both respected industry associations.
Professional Licenses: Mark is registered with FINRA as a Limited Representative – Investment Banking Series 79, and Series 63.
Education: Mark received his MBA from Portland State University and a BA in Accounting and Finance from Lewis and Clark College.
Mark Young is a Registered Representative of, and Securities are offered through Ashland Securities, LLC. Supervised by the Home Office, located at 80 S.W. 8th Street, Suite 2000 Miami, Florida 33130. Phone Number 305-279-3176. Member FINRA, SIPC. CKS Advisors, LLC and Ashland Securities, LLC are separate and unaffiliated entities.