Bud Montang joined Statesman in 2018 as a Managing Director of the Dallas, Texas office. Bud is part of a new initiative by Statesman to focus on technology & software and leverage over 20 years in middle market investment banking.
He brings more than 15 years as an experienced finance and operations professional where he has served as a team advisor to senior teams on all aspects of corporate strategy development and execution. As a strategic business planning and analysis professional, he specializes in Mergers and Acquisitions, IPOs, Strategic Planning, Due Diligence, Global Operations, Client Relations, Forecasting and Analysis, and Budgeting. His professional expertise has been achieved during a career of proven leadership roles as VP of Corporate Development, Director of Operations, Senior Financial Analyst, Strategic Account Manager, and Financial Analyst.
In addition to his strategic business planning and analytical skills, Bud is considered to be a savvy negotiator and to possess a broad understanding of the energy business. He is known for his abilities to develop financial and operational metric scorecards, analyze markets for entry (domestic and international) to capitalize on unforeseen growth opportunities, and for his development of models for evaluation of debt restructuring offers and negotiations.
Bud graduated from Iowa State University, Ames, IA with an M.B.A in Finance and Marketing and is a United States Air Force veteran.