MBA, VP Finance

Corporate Finance
Mergers & Acquisitions

Carl Christensen is an experienced corporate finance professional with more than 10 years of financial and operational experience. He has served as Chief Financial Officer for two separate events and entertainment companies with gross revenues of over $60M. As CFO, he facilitated numerous buy-side M&A sourcing and integration projects, growing gross revenues by over 30%. He has deep experience in business strategy, financial modeling and operations.

Carl held previous positions at both Goldman Sachs and Deloitte where he advised clients on corporate strategy, investment banking and mergers and acquisitions in consumer products, ecommerce, real estate, retail and financial services. As an entrepreneur, Carl has numerous private business holdings and has also facilitated many of his own successful business exits.

Carl’s Experience

  • Financial Consulting: Interim CFO services for companies looking toward their next capital/transaction event.
  • Sell-Side Exit Strategy: Direct strategy assistance with business owners for preparing corporate financial positioning prior to M&A.
  • Buy-Side Value Maximization: Developing a disciplined and custom-tailored approach for acquisitive buyers looking to grow by acquisition.
  • Process Implementation: Assisting management in developing and implementing proven processes for maximizing revenue and operational efficiencies with an eye toward transactions.

Carl received his undergraduate degree in Accounting from the University of Utah and his MBA in Finance from Brigham Young University. Carl resides in Salt Lake City, Utah with his wife and four children.