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Garrett Stoerger

Garrett Stoerger has been involved in agriculture his entire life, growing up on a grain farm in the Midwestern United States. He has experience with agricultural production operations, agribusiness management, and financial management. His responsibilities include new business development, transaction management, sourcing qualified buyers and investors, strategy development, financial valuations, and industry analysis.

Garrett is a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) providing a full range of business valuation services and a member of the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts.

Garrett was named a partner in the firm in 2015. Prior to joining Verdant Partners in 2009, Garrett worked for the University of Illinois Extension, offering educational programs to agribusiness professionals across the country. He holds a degree in agricultural economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is an active member of the Independent Professional Seed Association’s Member Services Committee and the American Seed Trade Association’s Corn & Sorghum Program Planning Committee.

As a group, our principals come from the industry they serve. Consequently, our views and advice are backed by the years of experience, not from a textbook. We are wholly dedicated to the agricultural industry and the companies that provide services to farmers, who in turn feed the world — a truly noble cause.

Verdant Partners focuses on agribusiness and the transactions that shape the competitive landscape of our industry. We have built a team of professionals that includes seasoned veterans from within the industry, having skill sets extending beyond those of traditional M&A firms. For this reason, we are recognized as the leading transaction advisory group for the global agribusiness industry.