Chicago, IL - October 19, 2018

Crain’s Chicago Business selected Ward McNally, Managing Partner of McNally Capital, as one of Chicago’s Notable Financial Advisers, a list of 40 of the area’s outstanding wealth managers.


“Since founding McNally Capital in 2008, Ward McNally has cultivated the firm’s current network of 800-plus family offices, led six direct investments and advised on more than a dozen merchant banking transactions. In 10 years, McNally has executed a variety of strategies, including mezzanine, fund of funds, M&A advisory and leading direct investment deals. His team of 15 includes dedicated deal-sourcing professionals, a family office network curator and investment professionals. It has grown more than 20 percent in the past year. During that time, the firm closed two merchant banking deals and one direct investment, the largest in the firm’s history.”