Meet the team at Objective Capital Partners

All the members of the Objective Capital Partners team are experienced investment bankers who began their careers at either big investment banks, financial service firms or large strategic companies. They have dedicated themselves to applying their experience and passion for working with closely held businesses owners to help create superior sale results for clients.

Trever F. Acers, Managing Director

Trever F. Acers leads all aspects of Objective Capital Partner’s investment banking activities, drawing from his 15+ years of acquisition, finance and business management experience. Prior to starting Objective, Mr. Acers served as a Director at TGG Capital, where he led the firm’s financial and strategy consulting operations. Previously, he was Director of The Oxford Read More

Channing D. Hamlet, Managing Director

Channing Hamlet is a results-driven executive who has 20 years of experience advising business owners on management issues and transaction execution. He brings direct management experience as well as strategy consulting, private investing, and investment banking experience to each client. Prior to joining Objective, Mr. Hamlet served as a Managing Director of Cabrillo Advisors, where Read More

David H. Crean, Ph.D, Managing Director, Healthcare & Life Sciences

David H. Crean, Ph.D is a Managing Director at Objective Capital Partners where he leads the firm’s life science investment banking transactions. Dr. Crean has in excess of 20 years of life sciences R&D and corporate development transactional experience in the pharmaceutical industry where he was responsible for leading mergers, acquisitions, licensing and collaborations, and Read More

Jack J. Florio, Managing Director, Healthcare & Life Sciences

Jack J. Florio is a Managing Director at Objective Capital Partners in the firm’s healthcare & life science investment banking group. Mr. Florio has 40+ years of global life sciences experience in major pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical devices and digital health companies.  He has held senior management roles in both small and large companies including CEO, Read More

Jay Carter, Director

Jay Carter has over 30 years experience representing privately held businesses and their owners in all phases of their business life cycle, from startup and acquiring early-stage venture capital investment, through the successful sale or recapitalization of the business. Mr. Carter’s practice centers around providing exit planning, merger and acquisition, and capital raising solutions for family-owned Read More

Michael Kim, Vice President

Michael Kim is a Vice President at Objective Capital Partners, where he focuses on the execution of the firm’s investment banking activities. Mr. Kim has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Objective, Mr. Kim served as Senior Manager in the financial planning and investor relations team at CDW. Read More

Jack B. White, Investment Banking Analyst

Jack White is a Senior Analyst at Objective Capital Partners, responsible for preparing financial, business and market analyses including preparation of management presentations, CIMs, three statement financial models and all required due diligence information. Mr. White also supports the senior banking team with ad hoc industry sector analysis and screens. Prior to joining Objective Capital Read More

Nicolas Devine, Investment Banking Analyst

Nicolas Devine is a Senior Analyst at Objective Capital Partners responsible for preparing transaction execution material including financial models, CIMs, management presentations, and additional analyses. Mr. Devine also supports Objective Capital Partner’s senior bankers in the firm’s business development efforts. Prior to joining Objective Capital Partners, Mr. Devine worked at Arbor Advisors, a leading technology Read More

Mandy F. Woods, Business Office Manager

Mandy F. Woods is the Business Office Manager at Objective Capital Partners, playing a key role in the management of the firm’s business. Her responsibilities encompass financial management, human resources, office administration and marketing. Ms. Woods has more than twenty years of experience within office administration working with C-level executives and Boards of Directors. Prior Read More