Colin Johnson

Managing Director

Colin brings over 15 years of investment banking and consulting experience to his clients and focuses on advising private middle market companies and their shareholders on mergers and acquisitions, valuation, transition, and strategic planning matters. He has advised on transactions across the manufacturing and distribution, consumer packaged goods, engineering and design, software as a service (SaaS), health care and market research industries.


  • Merger and acquisition advisory
  • Business transition planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Financial analysis and valuation

Past Experience

  • Director at boutique investment bank specializing in sell-side advisory services for private middle market businesses
  • Founded and led strategic advisory consulting practice
  • Manager at top 20 regional accounting firm

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Association for Corporate Growth (Minnesota) - Member


University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) – Corporate Finance and Strategy

University of Kentucky

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree – Finance
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree – Economics


  • Series 79 Securities License (Limited Representative – Investment Banker)
  • Series 63 Securities License (Uniform Securities Agent)
Contact Information
Office: 651.766.2886