MFA Oil Company Names Smith Director of Mergers and Acquisitions
April 22, 2015
Columbia, Missouri – MFA Oil Company, a farmer-owned cooperative based in Columbia, MO, has named Don Smith director of mergers and acquisitions. Smith is responsible for deal sourcing, business valuations, negotiations and post-sale integration of business acquisitions.
“Don brings a strong focus on valued-added acquisitions to MFA Oil operations,” says Jon Ihler, vice president of sales, marketing and quality control. “His extensive experience and leadership in mergers and acquisitions will help streamline the process and allow us to move more quickly on opportunities.”
Smith brings more than 25 years of mergers and acquisitions experience to MFA Oil. Most recently, he served as CEO of Midwest M&A Advisors, a St. Louis-based mergers and acquisitions consulting firm he founded in 2012. His experience also includes more than 15 years representing Colorado-based businesses, much of it as owner and president of Andor, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO.
Smith is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture economics and has completed post-graduate work at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.