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Morgen Evan Advisory Services Ltd.

United States of America

Morgen Evan Advisory Services Ltd.

Mark Lerner

Morgen Evan Advisory Services, Ltd.



Morgen Evan Advisory Services, Ltd. is a privately-held M&A advisory firm founded in 1992 in New York City, with a focus on structuring mergers and acquisitions, strategic partnerships, joint ventures, and capital raising transactions.

We are global specialists in mergers and acquisitions with more than 20 years’ successful experience. Our principal objective is to assist North American and North Asian (China, S. Korea, and Japan) firms in creating mutually beneficial and synergistic relationships with each other.

With offices in Shanghai and New York, our team of dedicated professionals has the financial expertise and in-depth knowledge of numerous industry sectors necessary to provide specialized M&A advisory services to our clients.

At Morgen Evan, we pride ourselves on being a leading cross-border, mid-market advisor for transactions valued between $10 million and $200 million.



Mergers & Acquisitions:We assist companies in identifying and acquiring, or merging with companies internationally, between North America, North Asia, and Europe.

IPO Advisory: We help mid-market firms achieve successful IPOs abroad, providing integrated consulting, financial advisory, and valuation services.  (Note: MEA does not underwrite or trade in securities).

Capital Raising:We help high-growth companies raise capital in international private markets by leveraging our global network of strategic and financial investors.

Other Strategic Services:>We provide additional services depending upon our clients’ strategic needs. These services include Joint Venture and Strategic Partnership advisory.

Key Member

Mark Lerner

Founder and Managing Partner

  • Head of Chase Manhattan Bank’s Japan Corporate Finance Group from 1990-1992
  • Head of Merrill Lynch’s Japan investment banking unit from 1982-1990
  • Started his international banking career with Bankers Trust Company
  • Frequent speaker at professional conferences dealing with Asian-US relations, and at events promoting the development of technology partnerships in Asia for the Government of Canada/Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Former member of the Executive Board of Directors of M&A International Inc., a leading alliance of independent M&A advisors.  Served as Chairman from 2003-2005, and then as Vice President of the Asia Pacific region from 2005-2008
  • MBA in finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania; AB with honors in Applied Mathematics from Vassar College


Mark Lerner



The Bridge 8, Building 5, Suite 5203

10 Central Jianguo Road, Huangpu, Shanghai 200025

Tel: +86 (21) 3635-3980

New York

1501 Broadway, 12th Floor

New York, NY 10036

Tel: +1 (646) 626-7486