Vancouver, British Columbia
Ash is a seasoned strategy consulting professional with a keen eye on entrepreneurial opportunities.
As a Co-founder of Stratescope Consultants (strategic advisory and market intelligence firm) and as Director of Quantitative Research at Kennedy Information Advisors (the consultants to the consulting industry) prior to that, he has served some of the leading professional services firms with strategic recommendations related to growth, competitive positioning, marketing, sales, and human resources. He has also worked with clients in the telecom, oil & gas, high-tech, and chemical manufacturing industries in helping them reduce procurement costs for consulting and IT services.
Ash’s professional expertise spans M&A due diligence (both buy and sell-side), competitive analysis, emerging-market growth strategy, and niche product launch & positioning strategy, among others.
As an M&A Research Associate at Strategic Exits, Ash combines his deep insights into the professional services market and his passion for the high-tech industry in order to identify companies with great potential and maximize the value of early exit opportunities.
Ash is an Industrial Engineer from Purdue University and is Six Sigma Certified. Whenever possible, he volunteers as a business coach to budding entrepreneurs in Western Canada.