Honors and Awards

Kipp Cohen and Shaun Bockert Receive The M&A Advisor’s Information Technology Deal of the Year Award

Blank Rome Partner Kipp B. Cohen and Associate Shaun J. Bockert were recognized by The M&A Advisor for their representation of Syngin Technology in the majority sale of the company to Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics. An independent judging panel of industry experts selected the transaction as the “Information Technology Deal of the Year ($10m to $100m)” for 2018. Kipp and Shaun accepted the award, alongside BB&T Capital Markets, at the 11th Annual International M&A Awards, held in Manhattan on June 5, 2019. 

As stated in The M&A Advisor press release announcing the winners:

“In the last several years, global financial reform has ushered in unprecedented international dealmaking opportunities in the M&A industry. At The M&A Advisor, we have witnessed this trend in the nominations for noteworthy deals, world-class firms, and outstanding professionals,” says Roger Aguinaldo, Founder of The M&A Advisor. “Since our introduction of the International M&A Awards in 2009, we’ve had the pleasure of honoring so many outstanding global M&A professionals. In such a competitive field, we are especially excited to honor the achievements and expertise of this year’s extraordinary International M&A Award winners.” 

For more information on this successful deal, please click here.

The M&A Advisor Award
From L to R: Roger Aguinaldo (The M&A Advisor), Joseph Sparacino (BB&T Capital Markets), and Kipp Cohen and Shaun Bockert (Blank Rome).