CCA Promotes Frank Ihle and Aidan Olmstead to Senior Analyst


by CCA | May 15, 2024


Baltimore, MD – May 14, 2024 –Chesapeake Corporate Advisors (“CCA”), a boutique investment banking and corporate advisory firm based in Baltimore, MD, has promoted Frank Ihle and Aidan Olmstead to the role of Senior Analyst based on their outstanding work in serving the firm’s valued clients.

In his two years at CCA, Frank has demonstrated exceptional skill in supporting the firm’s corporate advisory practice as they build greater shareholder value for the area’s leading middle market companies. As a Senior Analyst, he will continue to assist CCA’s senior professionals by working on business valuations, creating financial models, developing financial projections, and conducting strategic assessments that help business owners develop strategies to achieve their goals. Frank holds a B.S. in financial management, with a corporate finance concentration and an accounting minor, from Clemson University.

Since joining CCA in 2022, Aidan has excelled at providing CCA’s investment banking team with the support they need to execute M&A transactions that exceed client expectations. As a Senior Analyst, he will work closely with CCA’s senior investment bankers in developing financial models, creating marketing and presentation materials, and supporting the deal process. Aidan holds a B.B.A. in international business and a B.S. in international/global studies from Loyola University Maryland, along with a M.B.A. from the university’s Sellinger School of Business and Management.

“Frank and Aidan have quickly proven to be highly valuable assets to CCA and the premier middle market companies we partner with,” said Chief of Staff Holly Johnson. “As CCA grows and thrives as one of the region’s top investment banking and corporate advisory firms, we continue to attract talented professionals who enable us to provide the exceptional service our clients expect and deserve.”

About Chesapeake Corporate Advisors

Founded in 2005, Chesapeake Corporate Advisors, LLC (CCA) is a boutique investment banking and corporate advisory firm committed to serving investor-owned and closely held emerging growth and middle market companies. CCA provides strategic advisory services (value creation), investment banking services (value realization), and valuation and financial opinions to companies with revenues generally between $10 million and $200 million.

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