Ricardo Chance

Managing Director, Corporate Finance


Rick is a Managing Director for KPMG CF LLC’s Consumer Markets Group specializing in the Leisure & Wellness subsector. He is based in the Orange County, CA office.

He has over 20 years of investment banking experience. Rick advises private, family-owned and middle market public company clients on domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, private placements, corporate divestitures, and special situation transactions. His clients include consumer brands from the sporting goods equipment, fitness and spa, nutrition, cosmetic and beauty, juvenile, and pet products sub-sectors. 

Rick has extensive experience in advising clients on strategies and processes to maximize shareholder value on traditional and accelerated timelines.   

Before joining KPMG CF LLC in 2006, Rick was a Managing Director at BDO Capital Advisors for nine years and started his financial services career in Toronto, Canada.    

Rick holds a Bachelor of Commerce from McGill University, Montreal Canada and an MBA from University of California, Los Angeles.


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