Christian is a dual degree graduate from Florida State University in which he majored in Finance and Real Estate. Christian has also obtained his commercial real estate license.
Christians career working for a privately held company that was acquired by a publicly traded fortune 100 company while he was working with the finance team. Here he was exposed to the rigors of a large multinational corporations Corporate and SOCS Compliance regulations. He also worked closely with international contract negotiations, pricing, and worked heavily within purchasing.
Christian then advanced to a management position with the largest privately held and industry leading accounting & finance recruiting firm. He managed a team dedicated to meeting the needs of businesses across central Florida. Working closely with Executive Leadership teams of small to large businesses on mitigating risk, negotiating agreements, contracting billing and rates, handling payroll, workers compensations, labor costs, risk management, and employee welfare has provided Christian with the skill set that he utilizes to this day.
Christian realized that by providing his clients operational cost controls and clarity to make solid decisions resulted in positive impacts for each businesses earnings and ultimately their businesses enterprise value. This insight launched Christian into a Senior Advisor position within the Viking Mergers & Acquisitions team. His experience here at Viking includes facilitating transactions from inception to post closing and has facilitated transactions across various industries and enterprise values. Christian found his true interest working with middle market businesses owners to further enhance their full cycle business operations and their development of financial progress which increases enterprise value providing for a more lucrative exit strategy.