Nonye Ukawuba Thompson Director
As a Director, Nonye is responsible for leading the Transactions Advisory Practice in Riveron’s Chicago office. She oversees the performance of buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence, identifies financial and operational issues, and proposes recommendations to assist clients in meaningful M&A negotiations.
Nonye joined Riveron in 2012 and has more than 13 years of M&A leadership experience, including financial analysis and financial due diligence on more than 150 M&A transactions ranging from $5M to more than $10B. Prior to joining Riveron, Ukawuba spent 10 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the Transaction Services Practice, including a two-year secondment in London. Additionally, she has experience with public and private companies across various industries including healthcare, business services, consumer products, advertising & media, technology, industrial products and financial services. Her international deal experience includes target companies based in the U.K., Germany, France, Switzerland, Japan and Canada.
Nonye currently serves as member of the Chicago Chapter ACG NextGen Leaders Committee and provides career and coaching development services at her local church. She graduated from the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business with a Bachelors of Business Administration and from the University of Chicago Booth’s School of Business with a Masters of Business Administration in finance. She is a certified public accountant in the state of Illinois.
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