“I worked with Dan over several years on four M&A projects in the financial service industry including one company I invested in. I think he is diligent and understands the key deal issues. “ Thomas Peterffy, Founder and Chairman Interactive Brokers Group, Inc.

"We hired Dan in 2009 as our banker to assist Fox River with strategic alternatives. Ultimately, our journey lead to the outright acquisition of our company by Sungard Technology, a Fortune 500 company, in mid-2010. Dan's advice and work ethic were instrumental in closing the deal. Subsequent to this transaction, I have watched as Dan has advised and partnered with some of the premier firms in the alternative asset space." Ron Santella Former CEO, Fox River and founder of several Hedge Funds

"I've known Dan for many years and have found him to be a valuable resource in thinking through portfolio company strategy. We hired Dan and his team as the investment banker for one of our businesses in the insurance industry and they were able to identify the right buyer for the company. The process resulted in a successful outcome for both the investors and management team." Scott Schwartz, Partner- CIVC Partners, LP

"I've worked with Dan on several investment banking and strategic situations over the last 10 + years. Dan is very knowledgeable of the issues in the financial service industry and has a wide network of senior contacts. He knows how to push the right buttons to get things done. I would highly recommend Dan as a senior advisor." Bernie Dan, CEO of Sun Trading & former CEO of Chicago Board of Trade and MF Global.

"Dan Zircher maximizes the outcome for both investors and managers. There are very few investment bankers who will take the time to understand your business. He is a principled practitioner who values honesty and results." Geoff Fite, CEO Fite Analytics LLC