Abe Garver leads the managed services provider (MSP) team at FOCUS Investment Banking, the No. 1 ranked lower middle market investment bank by Axial. Abe is an M&A investment banker, magazine contributor, television commentator, and conference speaker, who has published over 120 articles in numerous publications, including FORBES, Seeking Alpha, ChannelE2E, and Yahoo! Finance. Over the past 24 months, he has catapulted nine MSPs into “new platforms” for private equity groups (PEGs) and advised on MSP transactions with 37 parties in North America. Over the course of his career, he has worked on sell side, buy side, and capital raise assignments with approximately 75 clients, including public, private, and Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies.