Karen Croyle is an experienced investment banker who has provided sell-side M&A, buy-side M&A, and debt advisory services for middle market transactions in a variety of industry verticals over the course of her career. Prior to originally joining Balmoral Advisors in 2017, Karen held positions in middle market M&A advisory with Livingstone Partners, in Chicago, and real estate investment banking with Alpha Alternatives, LLC. Earlier in her career, Karen served in analyst positions with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Mercer Investment Consulting. Karen holds a B.S. in finance from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana and an M.B.A. with concentration in analytic finance from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.