Kelly Martin

Senior Director

About Mr. Martin

Kelly Martin is a senior director for William Blair based in the firm’s Chicago office. He originally joined William Blair’s investment banking team in 1990.

Notable Transactions

  • Sterling Infosystems, Inc. - investment by Calera Capital
  • MECS, Inc. - sale to DuPont
  • Renew Energy, LLC - sale to Valero Renewable Fuels Company
  • SageQuest, Inc. - sale to FleetMatics Group Ltd.
  • MECS, Inc. - sale to American Securities Capital Partners
  • Virtual Radiologic Corporation - private equity placement to Generation Partners
  • Ameritox - recapitalization with Bain Capital and Sequoia Capital


University of Chicago, M.B.A.
Penn State University, B.S.

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About William Blair

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.