Protegrity Advisors Welcomes Robert R. Pospischil as Senior Advisor
Protegrity Advisors, a leading mergers & acquisitions advisory and business valuation firm, is pleased to announce that Robert R. Pospischil has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor. Pospischil brings over 31 years of experience to the M&A industry, specializing in turnarounds, startups, and financing for major projects associated with business expansions. He has vast experience in private, public and not-for-profit companies.
Pospischil is the former President and CEO of Bissett Nursery and Bissett Equipment Corporation. He has negotiated the sale of multiple companies on Long Island and was the team leader in numerous turnarounds that led to either an expansion of the businesses or positioned them for eventual sale. He has also participated in the acquisition of companies and is certified by the SEC as an investment advisor.
Protegrity CEO Gregg Schor said, “We got to know Bob when we represented Bissett Nursery and Bissett Equipment Corporation in its sale to SiteOne. Adding another team member who understands the M&A process and business operations from a client’s perspective brings tremendous benefits to our clients and we are thrilled that he chose to join us.”
The Nesconset resident currently sits on the board of the CEO Leadership Council for Stony Brook University College of Business as well as the boards of Contractors for Kids and the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation. He also serves as the financial advisor to the Long Island Aquarium and Hyatt Place Hotel in Riverhead.
Pospischil spent 14 years as a Marine fighter pilot/instructor and test pilot. He was a member of the military think tank for advanced weapons systems and has an extensive background in aerospace technology.