Investment bank Navidar has named Matt Kreutz as a managing director in Indianapolis. Prior to joining Navidar, Kreutz worked as an M&A specialist, advising start-ups and lower middle market companies.
INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Navidar® is pleased to announce that Matt Kreutz has joined the firm as a Managing Director in Indianapolis, IN. Matt will be focused on the SaaS software, eCommerce, consumer products, and specialty manufacturing sectors. Matt has 17 years of technology experience as a successful entrepreneur, investor and investment banker with significant advisory experience with a wide variety of financing transactions for high growth companies.
“Matt’s background with high growth technology companies dovetails perfectly with our focus,” said Stephen Day, Co-founder and Managing Director of Navidar. “His M&A and financing experience are exactly what we were looking for in adding a senior banker to focus on the very vibrant technology industry here in Indiana. We are excited that a veteran technology banker will be leading our efforts in the Indianapolis office.”
Prior to joining Navidar, Matt has been in Indianapolis as an M&A specialist, advising start-ups and lower middle market companies. Prior to an investment banking career, Matt founded three venture-backed start-ups that were successfully exited to strategic acquirers. Matt understands win-win transactions between companies – investors, founders, management and employees – and strategic or private equity buyers. Matt is a native of Chicago and a DePauw University graduate.
“Navidar is an excellent fit for me because of its well-respected reputation and demonstrated record for delivering outlier results for high growth companies right here in Indiana,” said Matt. “That’s my passion. I am excited to be part of the local tech community and look forward to building upon Navidar’s well established brand serving outstanding Indiana businesses.”
Navidar Holdco LLC, with a presence in Austin, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Minneapolis and San Antonio, is an investment banking firm that provides businesses and investors in dynamic industries with strategic merger and acquisition advice, capital raising solutions and corporate advisory services. The firm focuses on SaaS software, eCommerce & Internet, IT and engineering services, specialty manufacturing, and health care information technology companies. Navidar principals have completed more than 300 transactions representing transaction volume of nearly $70 billion in M&A and capital raising, for both private and public companies, over the past 20 years. Navidar Group LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary, is a broker-dealer that is registered with FINRA and SIPC. To learn more about Navidar, please visit www.navidar.com.