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Chester Rodeheaver

Chester Rodeheaver

Miami, FL, United States
Member since October 12, 2016
Chester is an experienced management consultant and investment professional with over fourteen years of global experience. His areas of focus include valuation, financial modeling, startup business planning, strategic planning, portfolio management, M&A, and real estate development. His freelancing allows him to engage with clients across a broad range of industries and geographies.
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Career Highlights
Case studies
  • Sample Work
Industry Expertise
  • Real Estate
Other Expertise
  • Family Office
  • Financial Modeling
  • Investment Consulting
  • Middle East
  • Private Equity
  • Valuation
  • Consultant
    Pont Capital
    2009 - PRESENT
    • Worked with family offices ranging from $25 million to $100 million and above to create, implement, and execute financial plans—both for individual companies and for the portfolio.
    • Built financial models for real estate projects ranging from hotel projects (in the range of $50 to 200 million) to residential developments (ranging from $1-2 million to $25 million).
    • Performed valuations, structured financing, and negotiated M&A transactions from both the buy and sell side. Project sizes ranged from under $1 million in several cases up to $50 million.
    • Identified, structured, and negotiated cross-border joint ventures.
    • Created models, business plans, pitch decks, and various related documentation for dozens of projects.
    Focus areas: Mergers & Acquisitions, Financial Modeling, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), Valuation
  • VP of Corporate Finance & Strategy
    Vedera Capital
    2003 - 2009
    • Built a financial model for a major theme park in Abu Dhabi that was ultimately built at a cost of $500 million.
    • Created and helped implement the business plan for a major sovereign wealth fund in the Middle East—with assets of approximately $80 billion.
    • Advised family offices on a range of one-off transactions—ranging from $2 million to $20 million.
    • Created and helped manage two investment funds—both between $10 million and $50 million.
    • Led the acquisition of a local software company by one of the largest companies in the world—a $400 million transaction.
    Focus areas: Mergers & Acquisitions, Budgeting, Business Plan Development, Financial Modeling, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), Equity Research
  • Consultant
    Booz Allen Hamilton
    2002 - 2003
    • Worked with the capital asset management team.
    • Prepared and reviewed budgets.
    • Assisted with training new consultants.
    • Implemented reporting and monitoring systems.
    • Participated and led focus groups for stakeholders.
    Focus areas: Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), Budgeting
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Business Administration
    University of Chicago - Chicago, IL, USA
    2015 - 2017
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) in Finance
    CFA Institute - Charlottesville, VA, USA
    2006 - 2008
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Public Administration
    Harvard University - Cambridge, MA, USA
    2000 - 2002
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
    University of Virginia - Charlottesville, VA, USA
    1997 - 2000
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