Ben Ikeda

Ben Ikeda | Vice President

Ben Ikeda is a Vice President in Cherry Tree & Associates, LLC’s investment banking practice. Ben joined Cherry Tree & Associates in 2012. He focuses on providing mergers & acquisitions advisory services to education, business services, industrials, and technology companies. He has over six years of experience in executing mergers and acquisitions for middle market companies. Ben graduated magna cum laude and was elected Phi Beta Kappa from Gustavus Adolphus College with a bachelor of arts degree in economics; and he received his Master of Business Administration degree with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


Direct: 952-253-6015


  • Education
  • Business Services
  • Industrials
  • Technology, Media & Telecom


  • M.B.A., with honors, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • B.A., magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, Gustavus Adolphus College

Prior Experience

  • Associate, Cherry Tree & Associates
  • Analyst, Cherry Tree & Associates