Robert Rough

Robert Rough

Telos Capital Advisors

Robert Rough is a Managing Director and Founder of Telos Capital Advisors, LLC, a lower middle market investment banking firm in Dallas, TX. The firm helps entrepreneurs achieve their financial goals through sell-side representation and debt and equity capital raises for growth, dividend recapitalizations or restructuring.

Robert has spent more than thirty years as an intermediary, investor, senior executive, consultant and board member in the middle market space. He has worked on over one hundred transactions, often with primary responsibility for all aspects of the transaction, from deal initiation through acquisition integration. Robert’s industry experience includes Manufacturing, Distribution, Services, Education, Healthcare, Technology, Retail and Consumer Products.

Mr. Rough graduated from Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH and earned his MBA from the Harvard Business School in Boston, MA

Panel Discussion – Independent Sponsors: How the New Kids on the Block are Changing the M&A Process

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Independent sponsors are a growing factor in the world of M&A. Once shunned by intermediaries — due to concerns about their ability to fund a transaction — the best of them have made “first look” lists of many lower middle market intermediaries. Follow along with this panel of experts as they address the evolution of […]