Karl Wohler brings more than 15 years of experience in Mergers & Acquisitions
April 12, 2016 (Newton, Mass.)—PSMJ Resources is proud to announce that Karl P. Wohler has joined its dedicated and growing team of Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) experts.
Karl will provide advisory support to the mergers and acquisitions, valuation, and ownership transition practices at PSMJ. His diverse experience in operations management, finance, M&A deal structuring, and process management provides him with a unique perspective to assist architecture and engineering firm leaders in developing effective growth, transition, and exit strategies.
“We are thrilled to have someone of Karl’s background and expertise,” says Susan LeComte, Vice President of Ownership Transition, Valuation, and M&A Services, “He has ample, hands-on experience in M&A, and a true desire to see our clients thrive. He understands, and readily wants to contribute to, PSMJ’s vision of helping A/E firms achieve the highest possible business success.”
Karl began his career as a Chemical Engineer at Polaroid Corporation advancing to senior director of film manufacturing and corporate program manager in research & development. His first exposure to mergers and acquisitions came when he managed several plant consolidation and divestiture projects.
Over the past fifteen years, Karl has built deep experience in mergers and acquisitions that includes a range of consulting advisory engagements as well as serving as the corporate head of M&A for Bowne & Co.—a $1B financial service content management company ‐ and as the owner and CEO of a 150‐employee printing company.
Karl has also provided project financing advisory support to several large real estate development and restructuring projects including Melrose on the Beach in South Carolina and Titanic‐Pigeon Forge in Tennessee.
As a strategy and business development consultant at Emergence Consulting, Karl provided growth strategy consulting and M&A advisory support to Chargeurs, a French manufacturing conglomerate, and to DuPont’s global polyester manufacturing business.
He also developed a divestiture and privatization plan for a $300M division of Philips Electronics–North America.
As a business owner, consultant, and corporate M&A leader, Karl has developed strategy and end‐to‐end managed buy‐side and sell‐side M&A deals ranging in size from $1M to $100M+.
Karl holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and an MBA from Babson College.
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