23 Jan Bravaldo Capital Advisors is Newest Entrant in Southeastern M&A Advisory
M&A Firm Will Cater to the Lower Middle Market
Don Bravaldo opens a namesake Mergers & Acquisitions practice, Bravaldo Capital Advisors, Inc.(“BCA”). The firm serves lower middle market private companies, providing service quality akin to top-tier investment banks while increasing personal attention and dedication by limiting annual client load. BCA’s target clientele are located in the Southeast and will support an enterprise valuation in the $5 Million to $50 Million range. The firm has no industry preference, and former clients have included business owners in all major industry categories encompassing, but not limited to, manufacturing, distribution, transportation, construction, healthcare, and service industries.
“We are excited to serve a market segment that is typically underserved by larger regional banks. Bringing top-tier investment banking quality of service through personal, dedicated relationships gives our clients advantages normally reserved for larger corporations,” commented Mr. Bravaldo.
Don Bravaldo, as Founder and Managing Partner, comes from ten years of M&A advisory experience as Walden Businesses’ Practice Director of the Walden Middle Market Group. Prior to Walden, Mr. Bravaldo served as business development manager for Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc., a large, publicly traded consolidator of small to midsize closely held and family run orthopedic and prosthetic service businesses. At Hanger, he conducted and administered all phases of the company’s mergers and acquisitions process. Mr. Bravaldo is also a former auditor with Bennett Thrasher & Co. P.C. and Arthur Andersen LLP. He graduated from Auburn University with a BS in Accounting.
BCA has located its main offices in Atlanta in the Cobb-Galleria area.