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About Bob Dekker

Bob is a co-founder and managing director of Insight Advisory Partners, LLC, a boutique investment banking firm that provides strategic and financial advisory services exclusively to companies in the food and beverage industry and related verticles.  Bob is a career capital markets professional and entrepreneur with extensive experience working with companies ranging from emerging growth to large, publicly-traded enterprises.  He specializes in developing and implementing creative capital formation strategies and advising clients on alternative approaches for maximizing shareholder value in connection with merger and acquisition activities. Bob has been an advisor to a wide assortment of public and private companies in the food and consumer products industries including independent and franchise restaurants, food retailers and food packaging companies.  As a senior banker with ABN AMRO, Inc. and Prescott, Ball & Turben, Inc. (an affiliate of Kemper Insurance Company) he has arranged over $2 billion of private market transactions during his investment banking career.  Bob has a BA in Economics from Denison University.  He holds the Series 62, 63 and 79 securities license registrations and is also a licensed real estate Managing Broker in the State of Illinois.