SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Ponterra Business Advisors (Ponterra), a cross-border-focused B2B software, data and services industry middle market investment bank, is pleased to announce that James Filsinger has joined the company as managing director.
“Ponterra is unique in that the firm’s principals, once business leaders and operators themselves, have built a very successful, operator-friendly M&A process that brings specialized, real-world expertise to each engagement. Adding James to the team, with his unique operator and buy and sell-side experience, will further enhance our depth of experience in the global marketplace”, said John Rovani, managing partner of Ponterra Business Advisors.
“Having been a CEO operator who led two successful exits, combined with my direct experience with acquisitions from both the buy-side and the sell-side, the opportunity to work with mid-market clients to help them navigate the complexities of these engagements is exciting”, said Filsinger. “And to get work with John and Ponterra, the best boutique middle market investment bank out there, was too great to pass up.”
Filsinger has held many leadership positions throughout his career. At Sabre, Inc., as corporate development dealmaker and VP of new business ventures, he was responsible for assessing and acquiring mid-market companies to fulfill Sabre’s key portfolio strategies. Acquisitions led by Filsinger included, among others, Kiehl Hendrickson Group,…