Equity Risk Partners Senior Vice President Josh Warren Announced as Winner of the 5th Annual “40 under 40” Recognition Awards

Press Release

San Francisco, CA, May 5, 2014 - The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the “40 Under 40” Recognition Awards on Wednesday, April 30th.  Equity Risk Partners’ Josh Warren was named a winner for the Service Provider Category.

The M&A Advisor created the awards to promote mentorship and professional development amongst the emerging business leaders.

“In 2010, we initiated the “40 UNDER 40” Awards to recognize the emerging leaders of the M&A, Financing and Turnaround industries” said David Fergusson, President of The M&A Advisor. “It is our belief that this group of accomplished women and men will have a significant effect on the advancement of our industry.  And, it is our great pleasure to recognize them and provide a forum for them to meet and engage with one another”.

To view the complete list of this year “40 Under 40” Award Winners CLICK HERE.

“Josh Warren is the personification of the Equity Risk Partners competitive advantage – dedicated, creative, and with a complete devotion to client service,” said Michael Marcon, founder and CEO of Equity Risk Partners.  “Private equity firms, specifically, and M&A transactions, in general, require total dedication and focus.  Josh epitomizes the Equity Risk Partners advantage.”

Mr. Warren has more than 15 years of experience developing insurance programs and specializes in the design and implementation of alternative risk finance and transactional insurance products.  His role focuses on client service, due diligence consulting and claims, in addition to leading the firm’s Equity Risk Partners – Global initiative.

In 2013, Josh was named a “Power Broker” by Risk & Insurance Magazine in the Finance - Private Equity category and was included on the “40 Under 40” lists of Risk and Insurance and Business Insurance magazines.

Equity Risk Partners is the only global, full service insurance, risk management, and employee benefits brokerage focused exclusively on private equity firms, alternative asset managers, and their portfolio companies.  Serving private equity firms since 1994, Equity Risk professionals have had a meaningful impact on thousands of deals.

Since 1998, The M&A Advisor has been presenting, recognizing the achievement of and facilitating connections between the world’s leading mergers and acquisitions, financing and turnaround professionals with a comprehensive range of services including M&A SUMMITS; M&A AWARDS; M&A CONNECTS™; M&A ALERTS™, M&A LINKS™, M&A DEALS, MandA.TV and M&A MARKET INTEL™. Visit to learn more.

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