Alex Backer was named one of “40 under 40” in a televised awards gala at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, the site of the original Oscars, for the inaugural 40 Under 40 M&A Advisor Recognition Awards. The Gala Event celebrated the leading forty M&A, Financing and Turnaround professionals who have made great accomplishments before their fortieth year. The 2010 40 Under 40 Award winners have been chosen from international nominees by an independent judging panel of distinguished business leaders for their accomplishments and expertise.