Financial Poise

Brad Curtis

Brad joins the Peakstone Group as a Managing Director primarily focusing on the consumer space. Previously, Brad launched Allegiance Capital Corporation’s Chicago office which he helped open in 2010.
Earlier in his career, Brad worked for a Chicago-based private equity firm, Jordan Industries, as part of the senior management team of two of the firm’s healthcare portfolio holdings. Brad was instrumental in growing these operating companies both organically and through strategic acquisition. These companies were ultimately sold to a strategic buyer.

Brad also worked for the Hilco Organization, a financial advisory, business valuation and specialty finance company based in Northbrook, IL.

Brad then launched his own M&A advisory firm, C Capital Advisors, LLC, a boutique investment banking firm with a dedicated focus on the consumer products sector. Brad worked primarily with closely held businesses in the lower middle market on transactions in a variety of consumer segments including consumer healthcare, personal care, OTC pharmaceuticals, pet products, juvenile products, food, private label, and apparel.

Prior to his financial advisory career, Brad served as the Political Director for Texas Congressman Sam Johnson, leading his fundraising and campaign operations. Brad received his A.B. from Brown University in 1992 and holds an MBA in Finance, with distinction, from DePaul University.