Shaun McGehee joined Prairie Capital Advisors in 2004 and is a shareholder in the firm. He has extensive experience advising middle-market companies, shareholders and trustees on employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) transactions, fairness opinions, leveraged buyouts, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”) and other strategic advisory engagements. Shaun is also instrumental in the training process for all employees on technical and strategic initiatives, both as part of the onboarding process and as employees advance in their careers at Prairie. Shaun is on the Board of Directors for the Missouri Center for Employee Ownership (MOCEO).
Shaun frequently speaks at conferences, including those presented by Prairie as well as The ESOP Association and the National Center for Employee Ownership, on topics including valuation, ESOP transactions, transaction financing, fairness opinions, mature ESOP issues, management incentives and ownership transition planning.
In addition, in 2019, Shaun was recognized as a Top 40 Under Forty Honoree by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA).