Bob has more than 19 years of investment banking experience providing both public and private companies with strategic advice on sale and divestiture processes, strategic acquisitions and capital funding. He has executed numerous transactions in a broad range of industries including food manufacturing, processing, marketing and distribution.
Branded, private label and foodservice products
Consumer products and services
Food distribution – wholesale, foodservice and specialty food
Prior to joining J.H. Chapman Group, Bob was the founder and a managing director of Arvon Advisors, LLC, a middle-market focused investment banking firm based in Chicago. Previously, Bob was a Managing Director with J.P. Morgan's investment banking office in Chicago, responsible for providing investment banking services to mid-corporate and middle market clients. In addition to J.P. Morgan, Bob was associated with Citigroup and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in their investment banking activities. Prior to investment banking, Bob spent several years with Arthur Andersen in their Specialty Consulting Group where he was engaged in business restructuring services as well as litigation support assignments.
B.S. in Finance, University of Detroit
M.B.A. in Finance, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business