DAK Announces Promotions of Ari Fuchs to Managing Director and Chief Quality Officer

Rochelle Park, NJ, Feb. 18, 2020 – DAK, a leading middle-market investment bank specializing in mergers, acquisitions and business sales, is pleased to announce the promotion of Ari Fuchs to the position of Managing Director and Chief Quality Officer.

Since joining DAK in 2013, Ari has been involved in dozens of sales, divestitures, private placements, recapitalization and restructuring transactions for family and founder owned businesses in industries such as Manufacturing, Distribution, Consumer, and Food, Technology, Media and Telecom.

With over a decade working with business owners, Ari has originated and executed more than 50 transactions totaling in excess of $2 billion in value.  Embracing DAK’s goal of bringing maximum value to its clients, Ari enjoys working hand in hand with business owners, advising them on strategic alternatives to maximize value and guiding them through successful outcomes.

In addition to his promotion to Managing Director, Ari has taken on the new role of Chief Quality Officer. Since joining DAK, Ari has played a critical role in ensuring our clients receive only the highest quality services and materials, and now he will take on this role in a formal capacity.

“I am pleased to announce the promotion of Ari Fuchs to Managing Director and Chief Quality Officer,” announced Alan Scharfstein, President & CEO of DAK.  “Ari represents the next generation of DAK leadership.  It has been gratifying to watch Ari grow and assume greater responsibility in the growth of the firm. I am proud to recognize Ari’s meaningful contribution to DAK and congratulate him on this well-deserved promotion.”

About DAK

DAK is a leading investment bank serving middle-market privately held businesses in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, business sale, financial restructuring, capital advisory, valuations and fairness opinions. Since 1984, DAK has executed hundreds of transactions across a wide range of industries, including food, industrial manufacturing and distribution, telecommunications and technology, business services, packaging, consumer products and healthcare. DAK offers a propriety process that allows clients to maximize the value of their business.  DAK is headquartered in Rochelle Park, NJ.


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