The Team Behind Prairie Capital Advisors

Our Team

Himanshu Chaudhry

CFA

Vice President

Himanshu Chaudhry joined Prairie Capital Advisors in 2022. He advises middle-market companies on employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), corporate valuation, financial opinions and other investment banking advisory services. Himanshu is responsible for providing project management services, corporate valuations and transaction analyses in support of capital structuring engagements including the following: ESOP implementation, leveraged recapitalizations, management buyouts (MBO), mergers and acquisitions (M&A), fairness opinions and other corporate finance-related topics.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Prairie, Himanshu was a Senior Manager at EY, where he served on the Valuation Team in Transactions Advisory Services (TAS). Before that, he was an Associate at Genpact LLC, where he worked in the Investment Banking unit of a leading bank in the United States.

Education

Himanshu holds an MBA in Finance from ICFAI Gurgaon, India, as well as a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Kurukshetra University, India.

Professional Affiliations

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder
  • National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)
  • The ESOP Association

Middle - Market Focus

Middle - Market Focus

Prairie Capital Advisors is dedicated to serving the investment banking and financial advisory needs of middle - market business owners

Ownership Transition

Ownership Transition

A successful transition needs a well-thought- out strategy. We will help define, shape, and implement a plan that meets your short-term and long-term objectives

Corporate Growth

Corporate Growth

Build or buy? It could be both. Prairie Capital Advisor’s strong relationships with debt and equity capital sources will help you realize your corporate growth strategies

Business Sustainability

Business Sustainability

Sustainability requires strategies that grow the enterprise and minimize risks. Prairie advises companies on strategies that result in long-term shareholder value