Jeff Klabish / Alta Via Consulting
Jeff Klabish is the Organizational Change Management Practice Director at Alta Via Consulting. Jeff has 25 years of experience helping organizations as small as startups and as large as global 100 multinationals adapt to change and achieve better results. He is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Certified Agile ScrumMaster, and Certified Project Manager Professional. Jeff has leveraged these disciplines to help his clients change and adapt to achieve greater performance. Jeff began his consulting career at Accenture and has worked at several top tier organizations such as Ernst & Young LLP, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and CSC. Jeff is passionate about bringing the best practices he implemented at organizations such as NASA, AT&T, Nokia Mobile Phones, and Eli Lilly to small and mid-market companies.
Eric Meerschaert / Chicago M & A Advisors
Eric Meerschaert, is a Managing Director with Chicago M&A Advisors and founding partner of Value Growth Partners. He is working with Alta Via in the marketplace to help companies drive higher shareholder and enterprise value by pivoting strategy and execution in a more uncertain, dynamic economy. Eric is motivated by helping mid-market executive teams address complex growth and profitability challenges. Eric has always believed that teams who run their company every day like they’re going to sell it will make the right investment decisions and drive the right set of priorities. The foundation of Eric’s thinking was formed by transforming organizations through leadership roles at Accenture (Arthur Andersen’s MICD) and McKinsey & Co. Eric has been a senior partner in multiple consulting firms, led strategy, marketing and sales and services within software and has been a CEO in a publicly held environment. He understands the unique leadership challenges in both privately held and publicly held companies. Eric has participated in many company transactions on the buy and sell side and has driven acquisition diligence and post-merger integration.