As Head of Capstone’s Building Products & Construction Investment Banking Team, Darin is an exceptional leader for his team and a fierce advocate for his clients, guiding them through the complex process of raising debt, equity, or selling their company. During the past 25+ years, Darin has led business owners and their board of directors through this process over 80 times. Due to their sole focus of representing companies in the building products and construction services industry, Darin and his highly awarded team have been recognized for their work in the industry on numerous occasions.
Darin is a recognized expert witness and speaks nationally regarding merger and acquisitions. Courts and clients appreciate his ability to synthesize large amounts of complex business information and present it in concise terms that are clearly understood by all parties. Trade groups and national publications have recognized Darin’s business acumen and technical knowledge.
Prior to becoming an investment banker, Darin started, operated, made acquisitions and sold three successful companies in construction, import and distribution, and commercial real estate management. Over a two year period, he implemented the turnaround of the underperforming business units of a publicly held national franchisor.
Three sell side transactions that Darin and his team performed are published and taught in business schools around the globe. Darin teaches these cases at the University of Denver, his alma mater.