Expertise: Business Sale Preparedness, Corporate Sale Advisory, Proprietary Acquisitions, Private Equity, Public Market M&A including Unsolicited and Contested Transactions, Business Valuations and Fairness Opinions
Industries: Industrial Services, Energy Services, Manufacturing, Transportation and Logistics, Engineering and Construction, Food Distribution, Oil & Gas Exploration and Production, Mining, Retailing
Paris Aden is a Partner and co-founder of Valitas Capital Partners. Mr. Aden has broad industry experience, with a focus on the energy, materials, industrial and consumer industries. Since 1994, he has been involved with more than 100 M&A transactions with an aggregate value in excess of $80 billion. He has advised clients at Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse and RBC Capital Markets and has acted as a private equity investor at Clairvest Group where he served on portfolio company boards. Paris was also a co-founder of Alluence Capital Advisors, a mid-market M&A advisory boutique that focuses on cross-border transactions.
Paris is concurrently a lecturer at the Stephen J.R. Smith School of Business at Queen's University in their Master of Finance (MFIN) program and is an instructor and facilitator for Moody’s Analytics’ Advanced Capital Markets Program for capital markets professionals as an M&A subject matter expert. Paris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics, a Bachelor of Commerce degree (with Distinction) from the University of Calgary, and is also a CFA Charter holder.
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