Kevin Wilson is a Principal at DAK. He provides clients with deep insight from his full range of financial services expertise, combining his M & A, accounting, financial analysis and planning skills to fully understand the value of their company and its opportunities.
Kevin guides clients as they explore strategic options to monetize their years of investment by successfully executing an exit strategy. This process may include merging or selling all or a portion of their business. Other clients may be seeking to inorganically grow their businesses through various means including acquisitions, strategic alliances, partnerships, and other potential ventures.
Kevin was a part of the Berry Global Corporate Development team that was awarded the Most Admired Corporate Dealmaker Award by The Deal Economy. He has a strong reputation as a skilled M & A strategist and negotiator that executes transactions seamlessly. He also understands what is of utmost importance to both buyers and sellers, and how to facilitate a win-win outcome in each situation.
Prior to joining DAK, Kevin has more than 20 years in Corporate Development with Berry Global, Inc. (BERY) and American General Finance (subsidiary of American International Group / AIG). Previously he held accounting, banking, financial analysis and financial planning (CFP) positions with a variety of firms.
Kevin earned bachelor’s degrees in music and accounting from the University of Evansville in Indiana and a master’s degree in trumpet performance from Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York. He is a member of the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra and the Shepard Brass (University of Evansville faculty brass quintet). In addition, he is an avid tennis player.