Al Statz founded Exit Strategies with the idea of helping private business owners exit right and be well rewarded for years of hard work and investment. Al focuses on selling $2-50 million revenue companies in the business services, manufacturing and distribution sectors. He combines 20+ years of dealmaking experience with attention to detail and an unrelenting work ethic to get results for clients.
Prior to founding Exit Strategies Al was president of IDC, a $20M manufacturer of robotic devices for industrial automation, where he acquired an east coast company and integrated it into IDC's operations. The firm was sold to multi-national Danaher Corp (NYSE: DHR). Earlier Al helped integrate business acquisitions, developed and launched products, formed successful strategic alliances, led sales & marketing teams, and built worldwide distribution channels for early-stage and established companies.
Al is a member of CABB (California Association of Business Brokers) and M&A Source (world's largest association of middle market intermediaries). He is on the board of directions of CABB. Al holds the Master Merger & Acquisition Intermediary (M&AMI) and Certified Business Appraiser (ASA, CBA) accreditations. He has a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Wisconsin and MBA from Golden Gate University.