Cheryl Aschenbrener

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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.


  • Waukesha County Business Alliance Manufacturing Alliance, Board Member
  • Waukesha County Center for Growth, Board Member
  • Elmbrook Humane Society, Past Vice President, Treasurer and current Board Member
  • Wisconsin Club, Treasurer, Board Member and Finance Committee Member
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Institute of Management Accountants, Past Vice President, Communications; Past Vice President, Membership


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration – Accounting and Management Information Systems, University of Wisconsin – Whitewater