Nick Gentry

MBA, Principal

Nick has been a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for five different organizations, across five different industries, featuring ownership with three different private equity funds and five owner/ entrepreneurs over the last 16 years. Simply put, he helps lower-middle market business owners create value.

In his various roles as CFO, Nick has overseen finance/accounting, capital markets, investor relations, IT, operations, human resources and administration.  These roles were responsible for risk management, legal, tax, facility management and has often included leading software implementation projects. Most recently, he was the CFO for Labor Source Holdings, LLC, a nationwide general labor staffing business.

Nick brings over 30 years of finance expertise, working with both public and private companies, serving domestic and global markets. Prior to his role with Labor Source Holdings, Nick served as CFO for eSolutions, Inc., a healthcare IT SaaS platform, leading to a successful sale of the company to a top private equity firm. He has also served as CFO for myFreightWorld Technologies Inc., an on-line freight logistics company and WRS Group Ltd, a family-owned diversified manufacturer/distributor. Prior to these CFO roles, Nick served as the top financial officer for a leading private global energy trading company, managing banking relationships primarily in Europe, the Middle East and the Pacific Rim.

Nick holds an MBA from Rockhurst University and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Missouri.

Fun facts:  Nick enjoys spending time with his wife, three grown children and their expanding families.  Also, he participates in outdoor sports, and can be found most evenings playing his piano.