IRVINE, CA, Nov 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hardesty, LLC., one of the fastest-growing executive talent solutions firms in the country, has admitted Christopher Page as a Partner in the firm. Page will play a critical role at Hardesty as the firm continues to expand its nationwide network providing executive and financial management solutions to private equity firms and their portfolio companies.
“We are really excited to have Chris join the team as he brings great relationships, deep experience, and real-world business knowledge which will further elevate our team and our success.”, said Karl Hardesty, Founder & CEO. “Adding Chris, who has more than 20 years of M&A experience, to our team will greatly help us advance our efforts in providing a complete C-Level solution to our core clients as wells as our growing roster of private equity relationships.”
An industry veteran in capital markets, Page joins Hardesty with a proven track record leading investment development, deal sourcing, and origination for leading middle-market investment banking and private equity firms. He has closed over $5 billion in transactions and contributed billions more across a variety of market segments. Page says, “The M&A market is more competitive than ever, and investment firms must react quickly to opportunities with an informed industry-led thesis that will signal to sellers and their advisors that the investor is credible and can move quickly to a close. Having previously leveraged experienced CEOs and CFOs to generate deal flow for private equity firms, I have learned first-hand that executive talent is essential to driving investment returns. I am excited to provide the very best director-level and operating executives to add value to private equity firms and their portfolio companies across the entire investment lifecycle, from deal originations, pre-sale advisory, due diligence, and integration to post-sale operations and financial leadership.”
Page joins a team of 15 Hardesty leadership partners, who oversee the recruiting activities and deployment of over 50 top-level executive partners nationwide.
Hardesty, LLC is an executive service and financial consulting firm providing best-in-class executive leadership and professional services to middle market companies, including founder-owned, private investor-owned, and publicly traded entities through its nationwide network of offices. The firm provides executive search, interim executive placement, technical accounting consulting, and strategic consulting services. The firm’s reputation has been built focusing primarily on the CEO, COO, and CFO roles. Hardesty’s national team of seasoned partners and professional staff is available for rapid deployment to companies requiring immediate executive solutions. Hardesty has grown rapidly since its formation in 2011 and has been recognized as a “Fastest Growing Company” the year after year. Hardesty is headquartered in Orange County, California with offices in major U.S. markets.