As Managing Director, Pellegrino Combines a Business Ownership Perspective with Financial Advisor Experience to Help Clients Achieve Their Goals
Greenwood Village, CO (June 13, 2016) – The Forbes M+A Group, a leading transaction advisory firm, today announced the appointment of Dan Pellegrino as a Managing Director for the company. In this position, Pellegrino will use his extensive merger and acquisition experience and first-hand, business ownership knowledge to help successfully guide clients through every stage of the transaction process.
Pellegrino is an accomplished acquisitions and operational executive, who has worked as a business intermediary, management consultant, investor and business owner. His experience as both an advisor and entrepreneur perfectly aligns with The Forbes M+A Group’s strategy of bringing multiple senior advisors with diverse real-world expertise to every client transaction.
“Dan Pellegrino is an outstanding leader with deep, multi-faceted experience in a variety of industries,” said Bob Forbes, president of The Forbes M+A Group. “Dan’s smart, yet personable, approach to advising will give clients a partner they can trust and help strengthen our growing reputation as a firm that pays attention to the details in order to achieve successful transactions. I am very pleased he is joining The Forbes M+A Group.”
Pellegrino has spent nearly two decades advising companies on strategic growth initiatives, mergers, acquisitions, valuation, and transactional synergies. His advisory work spans transactions ranging from small businesses and product line divestitures to multi-billion dollar acquisitions. Additionally, he has founded multiple companies including South Peak Capital, a lower middle market M&A transaction advisory firm in Los Angeles; White Frog OS, a virtual white label digital agency; and showtimemaps.com, a software development company. He also invested in and helped grow Ban.do, a consumer products company that sold in 2012 to Life Guard Press.
“Even before moving to Colorado, I knew The Forbes M+A Group was extremely well respected throughout the business community,” said Dan Pellegrino, managing director of The Forbes M+A Group. “The firm’s solid reputation for top-quality work, well-regarded people and personal approach truly sets it apart. I’m looking forward to being a part of this team and working side-by-side with business owners to achieve outstanding results.”
Pellegrino graduated with an MBA degree from the University of Notre Dame and a Biology and Chemistry bachelor’s degree from Baylor University. Concurrently with Notre Dame, he spent time at EDHEC in Lille, France studying European Business.
About The Forbes M+A Group
The Forbes M+A Group is an award-winning Denver, CO-based mergers and acquisitions advisory firm. The firm serves sellers or buyers in middle-market M&A transactions. It applies meticulous attention to detail in helping business owners develop and execute M&A strategy, acquire companies and partner with investor groups for growth, and maximize value in an eventual exit. Senior advisors at The Forbes M+A Group have more than 150 years of combined experience in transactions across a wide variety of industries. For more information on the company, please visit: www.forbesma.com or phone 303-770-6017.
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