Ted Bellinger Joins The Forbes M&A Group

Mr. Bellinger Adds Extensive Due Diligence and Analysis Experience to the Company’s Expanding Team of Seasoned Advisors

Greenwood Village, CO (August 24, 2017) – The Forbes M+A Group, a leading transaction advisory firm, today announced Ted Bellinger has joined the company as a Senior Associate. Mr. Bellinger comes to the company with extensive private equity transaction experience and multiple years working in investment banking on Wall Street.

“Ted has proven experience successfully analyzing strategic investment opportunities and managing projects from start to finish,” said Bob Forbes, President and Founder of The Forbes M+A Group. “He also has successfully implemented strategies that helped result in a $230 million exit. Ted’s careful attention to detail and experience performing due diligence on middle-market transactions is a superb fit with The Forbes M+A Group.”  

Bellinger has significant experience in operations, business strategy, data analytics and investment analysis. Prior to joining The Forbes M+A Group, he worked as a project manager for a Bali-based NGO that distributed clean technologies to rural communities across Southeast Asia. Before moving to Bali, he led key strategic initiatives at Craftsy, a Denver, Colorado based online education and e-Commerce company that was recently acquired by NBCUniversal for $220 million. 

Bellinger was an associate at Portfolio Advisors a diversified private equity and real estate investment firm with $21 billion of assets under management, where he helped build their direct private equity co-investing platform and performed due diligence on over 80 investment opportunities. Prior to Portfolio Advisors, Ted was an analyst at Sonenshine Partners, a New York based investment bank where he worked on a wide variety of transactions including the $409 million sale of drugstore.com to Walgreens.

“Entrepreneurs and business owners choose to partner with The Forbes M+A Group because they know they’ll receive personal attention from multiple experienced advisors with the knowledge necessary to secure the maximum value possible,” said Ted Bellinger, Senior Associate at The Forbes M+A Group. “I’m looking forward to adding my knowledge to the team and giving clients an outstanding experience that meets both their personal and professional goals.”

Bellinger holds a B.S. in Finance and Accounting from New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business. His interests include investing, sustainability, skiing, cycling, traveling and cooking.  

About The Forbes M+A Group

The Forbes M+A Group is an award-winning Denver, CO-based mergers and acquisitions advisory firm. The firm serves sellers or buyers in middle-market M&A transactions. It applies meticulous attention to detail in helping business owners develop and execute M&A strategy, acquire companies and partner with investor groups for growth, and maximize value in an eventual exit. Senior advisors at The Forbes M+A Group have more than 150 years of combined experience in transactions across a wide variety of industries. For more information on the company, please visit: www.forbesma.com or phone 303-770-6017.

Media Contact: Lisa Holmes +1 (303) 770-6017, lisa@ForbesMA.com

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