the team behind prairie capital advisors

Our Team

Matthew Dingens

As a Senior Analyst at Prairie Capital Advisors, Matthew Dingens completes financial analysis and modeling services, as well as analyzes the business dynamics and trends of publicly traded companies. In addition, he performs merger and acquisition (M&A) research and prepares narrative reports in support of a wide variety of valuation projects, including Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP), leveraged buyouts (LBO), management buyouts (MBO) and other capital structuring projects for clients nationwide.


Prior to joining Prairie Capital Advisors, Matthew worked as a Senior Associate at RSM US, a national middle market public accounting firm. There he was part of the Business Valuations group. Before accepting a position with RSM, Matthew gained experience participating in capital markets as a derivatives trader at the Chicago based Gelber Group. Mr. Dingens also consulted on numerous M&A due diligence processes as an associate in the Transaction Advisory and Litigations Support at Brown Smith Wallace in St. Louis, MO.
Mr. Dingens holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance & Economics from Saint Louis University.
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Middle - Market Focus

Middle - Market Focus

Prairie Capital Advisors is dedicated to serving the investment banking and financial advisory needs of middle - market business owners

Ownership Transition

Ownership Transition

A successful transition needs a well-thought- out strategy. We will help define, shape, and implement a plan that meets your short-term and long-term objectives

Corporate Growth

Corporate Growth

Build or buy? It could be both. Prairie Capital Advisor’s strong relationships with debt and equity capital sources will help you realize your corporate growth strategies

Business Sustainability

Business Sustainability

Sustainability requires strategies that grow the enterprise and minimize risks. Prairie advises companies on strategies that result in long-term shareholder value