Ian Lodge

Associate, M&A Advisory

Ian is an M&A Advisory Associate within The Chertoff Group’s Merchant Banking practice. He focuses on supporting clients across sell-side banking as well as buy-side M&A due diligence engagements. Internally, Ian also provides support in assessing potential TCG private equity investments.

Ian brings over three years of experience across Aerospace, Defense and Government Services (ADG) advisory roles. Prior to joining The Chertoff Group, Ian served as a Senior Analyst at Renaissance Strategic Advisors, an ADG-focused strategy consulting firm, where his role centered on providing ADG clients with buy-side M&A services, as well as corporate strategy assessments.


  • Sell-Side M&A Advisory
  • Buy-Side M&A Due Diligence
  • Private Equity Investments
  • Defense, Intelligence and Security markets


  • B.A., Johns Hopkins University

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