Rob Lewis, MBA, CBI
Rob Lewis serves as a Senior M&A Advisor for Tradd Commercial, specializing in professional advisory and brokerage services for on-going business enterprises. As a Certified Business Intermediary CBI, Rob assists business owners with planning and preparation for pricing, packaging, and marketing of businesses for sale. Rob brings both a personal and professional level of value-added, advisory services to Tradd clients including regional market & industry insight, financial performance analysis, strategic exit planning consulting, timing-based business valuation, and financing support through local and regional lenders. Rob is also experienced in facilitating loan packaging through the SBA and USDA governmental programs and has an extensive network of enterprise-based lenders.
Prior to joining the Tradd team, Rob compiled over 25 years of operational management experience working for large corporations including Milliken, Burlington Industries, AlliedSignal, Ryder TRS, and Budget Group. He also served as a Certified Associate in Project Management CAPM (PMI) in an Assistant Project Manager role with a private military contractor servicing FEMA, USACE, and the DOD. While Rob has worked across business sectors and in large markets such as NYC and Denver, previous small business consulting and transactional advisory work in the Carolinas led to a passion for serving the lower middle-market business sector.
Rob holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of South Carolina and earned his Master of Business Administration MBA from the UofSC Graduate School of Business in Columbia, South Carolina. Rob is a licensed Real Estate Agent in South Carolina, a member of the Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors CCAR, and a designated Certified Business Intermediary CBI through the IBBA.
Rob is personally committed to assisting as many people as possible through the Tradd M&A Program.