Keith brings more than 25 years of senior financial leadership experience with Fortune 500 public and privately held companies across multiple industries — as well as entrepreneurial experience founding, managing and selling companies — to the Aberdeen team. He’s been heavily involved in M&A activities throughout his career, ranging from corporate M&A analysis to buying and selling multiple companies; including being actively involved in all phases of the M&A process.
Prior to joining Aberdeen Advisors, Keith was the Co-Founder/Managing Partner/CFO of Timberland Door, a high-end manufacturer of medium density fiberboard doors and hardwood moldings. Over an 11-year period, Keith co-founded the company, grew it to $12 million in revenue, and sold the company for six times EBITDA. Keith started his career with General Electric in their two-year financial services training program, and over an 11-year period progressed through multiple global leadership assignments eventually becoming the CFO for the GE Motors and Controls business ($1.3B in revenue and 20 manufacturing facilities). Keith has also held CFO positions with the Florida CFO Group, CHEP Americas, and Precision Architectural Products. Keith earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Finance from the University of Florida.