Michael Harden

Managing Director



  • Responsible for the execution and management of advisory transactions
  • + 20 years of experience in accounting, M&A, corporate finance, ESOP buyouts and valuations.
  • Director on the Board of five companies.
  • Founder and Senior Managing Director of Ambrose Advisors, an ESOP-focused middle-market investment banking firm with two offices in California and one in Washington, DC. He runs Ambrose and is focused on implementing and financing ESOP buyout transactions.
  • Managing Director and partner of Eureka Capital Partners, a middle-market investment banking firm with offices in California and New York focused on providing M&A and financial advisory services to companies in the industrial, consumer, technology and healthcare sectors. He focused on M&A, ESOP buyouts, capital raising, as well as valuation and fairness opinions.
  • Managing Director at BCC Capital Partners, a leading boutique investment banking firm.
  • M&A group of Credit Suisse First Boston.
  • Business valuation group of Arthur Anderson.
  • Audit group of Coopers & Lybrand.
  • Summa Cum Laude from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a B.A. in Business Economics and Accounting.
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
  • Registered Securities Principal (Series 24), General Securities (Series 7) and State Securities (Series 63) through FINRA.