Expertise: Business Sale Preparedness, Corporate Sale Advisory, Proprietary Acquisitions, Private Equity, Business Valuations, Senior Debt Loans, Subordinate Debt/Mezzanine Financing
Industries: Software, Manufacturing, Distribution, Transportation and Logistics, Food & Beverage, Automotive, Entertainment
Brian Van Allen is a Principal at Valitas Capital Partners. Most recently, Brian was Director of Corporate Development at Canada’s largest software company, Constellation Software, where he spearheaded global acquisitions for one of its subsidiaries. Brian brings a wealth of experience across the financial sector, having started his career in corporate banking before garnering experience in mezzanine financing and private equity, where he served as Partner of a boutique PE firm.
Brian brings a blend of unique experience to the world of investment banking and leverages this experience to provide his clients with a distinct advantage. Over the course of his career, Brian has analysed hundreds of companies in the $10 - 100 million revenue range while being tasked with the decision on whether to acquire these potential targets. In the case of an acquisition, Brian has worked with these companies to drive strategy and develop robust financial forecasting systems. Ultimately, Brian knows first-hand what professional buyers and financiers are looking for and at what price, which he leverages to maximize value for his clients.
Brian holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (Honours) from Wilfrid Laurier University.
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