Mr. McKay joined Hilliard Lyons Investment Banking in 2010 upon its combination with bCatalyst Advisors, a regional M&A and business valuation firm. As CEO of bCatalyst, Mr. McKay led client engagements for the firm, and he has over 30 years experience in executing middle-market M&A, investment, financial, valuation and other business transactions. Mr. McKay is a member of the Kentucky and Georgia bars, and the Kentucky Society of CPAs. He is Accredited in Business Valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
He is a Board or Advisory Board Member of ACG Kentucky, Galen College of Nursing, Enterprise Corp (a division of Greater Louisville, Inc.), Citizens Union Bank and Engent. Mr. McKay has a BS from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a JD (with honors) from the University of Georgia School of Law.