Dale Payne

Dale Payne, based in our Seattle-Tacoma office, has over 25 years of hands-on experience in various financial, accounting and operational positions across multiple industries. He is a seasoned Chief Financial Officer with significant experience in financial planning & analysis and corporate finance. He also has broader business experience having worked as a general manager and director of operations for several industry-leading companies.

As a key member of multiple senior management teams, Dale created over $1.7 billion of new enterprise value by focusing on business processes to improve profitability (EBITDA), free cash flow and business expansion. Dale’s M&A experience and industry expertise includes professional services, international manufacturing, distribution and wholesale automotive, wood & building products, food & beverage, apparel, and other consumer products as well as various supply chain businesses and service firms.