Cody Slach

Managing Director

Background

Cody has responsibilities for managing Liolios’ consumer and business services vertical. Some of his clients include Performance Sports Group, Black Diamond, GAIAM, Autobytel and BBSI.

Prior to joining Liolios in 2008, Cody spent two years working in ROTH Capital’s consumer investment banking division, helping to execute a broad range of transactions, including equity financing, sell-side M&A and fairness opinions. Prior to ROTH, Cody worked for two years as an analyst in the financial planning and analysis division of TRC Companies (NYSE: TRR), a $400 million engineering, consulting and construction management services company. Cody began his career as an equity research analyst at B. Riley, covering consumer and retail apparel companies.

Interests

Cody lives in Costa Mesa with his wife and two kids. As a lifetime Southern California resident, in his spare time, Cody enjoys surfing, golfing, Angels baseball and spending as much time at the beach with his family.

Milestones & Tidbits

  • 10 pounds, 11 ounces at birth (but only 170 pounds today)
  • One stroke away from a CIF golf championship
  • USC Presidential Scholar
  • Capital markets experience with B. Riley and ROTH Capital
  • Four of his Liolios consumer clients have been acquired at an average premium well north of 100%

Education

BS, Finance, Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California

Social

"I love speaking with CEOs and CFOs – the excitement they have for their companies is contagious. It makes our job fun and gets us fired up to learn their business and help deliver real services to drive shareholder value."

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September 6-7, 2017 – Four Seasons San Francisco