Senior Associate, CVA
Griffin Wagner is a Senior Associate at O’Keefe. He specializes in providing litigation support services and streamlining reporting processes for financial institutions. Mr. Wagner is skilled in turnarounds, valuations and buyouts of commercial real estate properties and restaurant establishments. His respected knowledge base includes market valuations and understanding trends in macro-economic conditions.
In addition to his work at O’Keefe, Mr. Wagner provides business development and underwriting services to Grow Michigan, LLC, a junior lien lender supported by the State of Michigan Strategic Fund and sixteen financial institutions to lend money to growing businesses.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Wagner was an independent consultant with a focus on operational improvement and financial strategy. He has worked with businesses in the manufacturing and services sectors conducting due diligence, establishing and implementing new processes, and in contract negotiations. Before he started his independent consultancy, Mr. Wagner was in portfolio management at Jay A. Fishman, Ltd., working primarily in public debt and equity markets.
Mr. Wagner earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Economics from Spring Hill College and is accredited by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA). Mr. Wagner is also a member of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA).