Cheryl Aschenbrener, CPA, is the Partner-in-Charge of the Private Equity Industry Group. Specific to the Milwaukee office, she leads as Director of Business Development and the Manufacturing & Distribution practice. She has over 20 years of experience specializing in assurance services and provides business advisory services in areas such as operations improvement, strategic planning and mergers and acquisitions. She is actively involved in structuring and due diligence work for portfolio company acquisitions for strategic buyers and private equity funds, and various value-added planning for private equity funds. Her energetic approach helps clients address their challenges to accomplish their goals. She is passionate about helping her clients stay abreast of the growing demands of a highly competitive marketplace.