Lawrence (Larry) Schumann serves as a Managing Director of the Austin, Texas office of Statesman Corporate Finance. Larry uses his past experience with corporate finance and M&A transactions involving both public and private companies to help corporate executives and business owners achieve their long-term strategic plans.
Larry has over 11 years’ experience in advising and representing clients in business sales and acquisitions. He has completed numerous successful engagements in a broad cross section of industries. Examples of such transactions include companies involved in niche manufacturing, insurance services, automotive services, industrial and commercial services, consumer services, professional services, retail, adventure tourism and specialty construction. Larry’s business experience includes 20 years at TCC Industries, Inc. (formerly TeleCom Corporation), a NYSE listed conglomerate involved in trucking, manufacturing, wholesale distribution, venture capital, insurance and real estate. While at TCC Industries, he served in a number of positions, including CEO for five years; and was involved in 19 merger and acquisitions transactions, as well as numerous capital financings in a variety of industries. He also has three years. experience as COO/CFO of SciComp Inc., a software development company, and three years on the audit staff of PricewaterhouseCoopers, the successor firm to Coopers & Lybrand.
Larry earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree magna cum laude from Texas A&M University. He holds the FINRA Series 7, 66, and 79 securities licenses. He is a Merger & Acquisition Master Intermediary (M&AMI) and Certified Business Intermediary (CBI). He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a Texas real estate brokers license. He is a member of the M&A Source, the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA), the Texas Association of Business Brokers (TABB), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA).