Mary Josephs is the Founder & CEO of Verit Advisors®, a specialized middle market investment banking firm. Ms. Josephs is a nationally recognized leader with more than 30 years of experience with ESOPS as a specialized solution-oriented succession and liquidity transaction for middle market companies. She has advised, structured and closed more than 300 financings and advisory projects for middle market companies representing more than $7 billion in senior credit and nearly $30 billion in enterprise value.
Ms. Josephs holds a BA from Marquette University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago. Ms. Josephs is a member of NASD: Series 24, 7, and 63. Ms. Josephs is on the board of Spinnaker Coating, LLC, Big Shoulders, a member of the International Women’s Forum, the Economic Club of Chicago, The Chicago Network and an alumnae of Leadership Greater Chicago. In 2017 and 2018, Ms. Josephs was selected as one of the Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A by Mergers & Acquisition publication.