SDR Ventures backs Halker Consulting


Colorado-based investment banking firm SDR Ventures said Tuesday that it has raised debt financing for Halker Consulting through CoBiz Structured Finance. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Lone Tree, Colorado, Halker is a provider of engineering, design, project management, procurement and field services for the oil and gas sectors.

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Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 22, 2013
SDR Ventures, a Colorado-based investment banking firm is pleased to announce the close of a transaction, having raised debt financing for Halker Consulting, LLC (“Halker Consulting”) through CoBiz Structured Finance (“CoBiz”). SDR Ventures served as exclusive advisor to Halker Consulting throughout the transaction.
Halker Consulting is a nationwide provider of multi-disciplined Engineering, Design, Project Management, Procurement and Field Services for Oil & Gas, and other Energy industry sectors. Based in Lone Tree Colorado, the company has over 80 employees in the corporate headquarters, with field operations in Midland Texas, Greeley Colorado, and Dickinson North Dakota.
Founded in 2006 by Matt Halker, the company has experienced steady year-over-year growth and success. Halker Consulting is on the cutting edge of innovation for the oil and gas industry and engaged SDR to help raise growth capital.
“I am thankful to SDR Ventures for their service and expertise throughout the process,” said Matt Halker. “And, I am excited to work with a lender like CoBiz that worked hard to construct a custom financing solution that supports our growth strategy.”
CoBiz Financial has been providing structured finance solutions since 2004, and offering customized lending solutions to lower middle market companies that require complex or leveraged structures. “We are delighted that CoBiz saw Halker as a great opportunity,” said Chris Bouck, founding partner of SDR Ventures, “both companies will truly benefit from this relationship.”
About SDR Ventures
SDR Ventures is a boutique investment bank serving the lower middle market, including companies with values up to $300 million. Operating beyond the confines of a traditional investment bank, SDR is reinventing the way business owners approach the market, offering transaction advisory, capital formation, strategic advisory and performance exchange services. Representatives of SDR Ventures offer securities through Colorado Financial Service Corporation, a FINRA member broker-dealer.