Senior Managing Director
Wes joined Boustead Securities as a Senior Managing Director in 2020. Prior to joining Boustead, Wes was a partner in Indian River Advisors for six years and brings over 37 years of C-level executive experience in the commercial, financial, and Federal contracting and defense market sectors.
Throughout his career, Wes has concentrated on maximizing corporate growth both as a principal and as an advisor. Wes has extensive experience with all types of corporate transactions including acquiring companies, company recapitalizations and corporate exits with specialized expertise in pre-acquisition due diligence and post-acquisition integration.
Prior to joining Indian River, Wes worked in Senior Executive level management positions with a number of firms including Capstone Strategic, a strategic consulting firm; Pierce Capital Partners, a Washington DC Mergers and Acquisition firm; defense contractors Indus Corporation, FCBS, CHM, and C-CUBED Corporation; managing private placements with Mansur Development, Daniel/FluorDaniel Corporation, and DeRand Investments; and commercial banker at Bank of Virginia.
Wes has served on the board of, and on national working committees for, major not-for-profit senior living organizations. Wes is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and holds a BS in economics from Auburn University and an MBA from The George Washington University.
Wes is a Registered Representative with FINRA Series 63 and 82 and is a FINRA Dispute Resolution Arbitrator.