April 7, 2022 – We are thrilled to welcome two more additions to the team in Q1 of 2022. Thomas Hagan, Managing Director and Sean Marshall, Analyst bring unmatched experience and value to Blue River’s sell-side and buy-side practices, further supporting the organization’s growth.

Thomas Hagan joined Blue River as Managing Director to lead the company’s sell-side practice. He brings over 20 years of proven PE portfolio company leadership experience, encompassing mid-cap domestic and multi-national companies. Thomas’ industry experience includes automotive, aerospace, transportation, chemical and plastics with functional experience in finance, strategic planning, sales, marketing, program management, engineering, operations, along with significant background in M&A. He is highly effective at analyzing complex business situations, developing and communicating strategic initiatives, building consensus, and implementing comprehensive solutions that focus on increasing cash and shareholder value.

Connect with Thomas on LinkedIn or reach out @ thagan@goblueriver.com.

Sean Marshall joined Blue River’s Research team as Analyst, supporting both buy-side and sell-side engagements. He graduated from High Point University in 2018 with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. Sean held internships with KPMG and assisted with building and launching a global services database to manage conflicts of interest. Sean also interned with Cushman & Wakefield, supporting Portfolio Managers with day-to-day operations of series A high rises in Jersey City, NJ. Before joining Blue River, Sean worked in pharmaceutical market research, where he developed market segmentation products for both clinical and commercial clients.

Reach out to Sean @ smarshall@goblueriver.com.

Our ability to meet the ever-increasing needs of our clients depends on our ability to attract outstanding talent. Thomas and Sean are exceptional people who bring refined skills, proven work ethics, and commitment to excellence. They are already contributing at a high level. Our confidence in the future continues to grow because of the quality of people who have chosen career paths that include Blue River.

William Loftis

Managing Partner

About Blue River

Blue River Financial Group is a middle market merger and acquisition advisory firm headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. It assists corporations, private equity groups and individuals in the sale and acquisition of businesses, and has completed assignments in multiple business segments. With over 20 years of experience spanning across 50 global industries, Blue River provides a suite of services to middle market clients including corporate development, private equity support, valuations and transaction consulting, placing a premium on relationship-centered transaction counsel and client focus.

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