Seasoned M&A advisor Jonathan Brabrand joins firm from Fahrenheit Advisors
RICHMOND, Va. – Transact Capital Partners, a full-service mergers and acquisitions advisory firm, today announced Jonathan Brabrand joined the firm as a managing director. Brabrand is a seasoned M&A professional who brings more than 20 years of experience in executing dozens of merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions for middle-market companies nationwide
Brabrand’s experience dates back to 1997 when he began his career at Harris William & Co. during a period of rapid growth. In 2006, he co-founded Boxwood Partners as a startup Richmond-based boutique M&A firm, and later spent eight years leading nationwide M&A transactions with the Commercial & Industrial investment banking group of BB&T Capital Markets.
In 2016, Brabrand joined Fahrenheit Advisors, a middle market consulting and executive search firm based in Richmond, to create and lead an investment banking practice helping lower middle-market clients prepare for and execute M&A transactions.
Steve Zacharias, founder and managing partner of Transact Capital Partners, commented: “Landing Jonathan here at Transact Capital is a huge win for our team. His 20+ years of investment banking experience, strong leadership skills and established private equity relationships combined with his energy and drive bring a new dimension to the firm.”
Brabrand added, “I’ve been impressed with the firm that Steve and the Transact team have built dedicated to helping business owners achieve exceptional results in the M&A market, and I’m delighted to have the opportunity to join in the firm’s continued growth.”
He holds Series 7 and 63 FINRA securities licenses, also will join the affiliated company Transact Capital Securities LLC for executing security transactions involving capital raises and recapitalizations.
A resident of Midlothian, Va., Brabrand graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Mathematics, from the University of Richmond’s E. Claiborne Robins School of Business. He is also the author of a new book, The $100 Million Exit: Your Roadmap to the Ultimate Payday, which will be published by New Degree Press in April.
About Transact Capital Partners
Transact Capital Partners is a full-service mergers and acquisitions advisory, business brokerage and valuation firm headquartered in Richmond, Va., with offices in Roanoke, Va., Chicago, Orlando and Lexington, Ky. The firm’s strong network of relationships with private investors, senior lenders, private equity firms and professional advisors offers a significant advantage in representing business owners. Transact Capital offers an experienced and motivated team of 16 professionals dedicated to helping business owners identify and achieve their vision for the potential future of their company.
Additional information about Transact Capital Partners can be found at www.TransactCapital.com.