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Statesman Business Advisors

Statesman Business Advisors

Company Representatives

Scott ActkinsonScott Actkinson
(713) 595-1341 Direct



Scott McClainScott McClain
Equipment Appraiser
(713) 590-4699 | Direct



Industry Memberships and Accreditations


Scope of Services

Statesman offers an array of services focused on serving the corporate finance needs of privately held companies and financial institutions operating in the middle-market.

Lender Services – Asset based loan field examinations, government guaranteed loan packaging, and certified equipment and inventory appraisals used by financial institutions and taxing authorities.

Mergers & Acquisitions – Sell side representation, acquisition and corporate development advisory, recapitalizations, management buyouts, ESOP’s, and distressed transactions.

Capital Sourcing – Leveraging a network of senior, mezzanine, and equity capital providers to source capital for growth, refinancing, recapitalization, and/or restructuring.

Financial Services – Business valuations, fairness opinions, and strategic advice consisting of value enhancement consulting, restructuring, exit planning, ESOP formation, and financial modeling and forecasting.

Securities transactions are executed through Statesman Corporate Finance, LLC, an affiliate of Statesman Business Advisors, LLC and a member firm of the FINRA and SIPC.

Mission Statement

Statesman Business Advisors, LLC (“Statesman”) is a financial advisory and services firm providing a host of services for middle market and small businesses including but not limited to a wide array of lender services, merger and acquisition advisory, private placements, business valuations, restructurings, and strategic advice. Our lender services division provides equipment appraisals, full-service government guaranteed loan packaging, and field examinations of asset based credit facilities.

Specific products provided to lenders include USPAP – compliant machinery/equipment appraisals, hands-on government loan structuring support, and turnkey packaging to institutions throughout the southwestern United States. Assistance includes addressing the concerns of lenders, borrowers and the government, and staying current with policies and procedures that impact applications so that the package information is presented accurately to the government agencies, thereby insuring collectability of guarantees if the need arises. Additionally, we have completed thousands of field examinations for lenders across a wide breadth of industries throughout North America. We understand that deliberate and timely monitoring of our clients’ asset based loan portfolios is a key for long term success. Our experienced personnel provide customized due diligence and field examination services for banks, asset based lenders, and factoring companies supported by a commitment to superior client service.

Our principals and staff have decades of experience working with small and mid-sized companies, allowing us to provide a level of service uncommon to the middle market. At Statesman, we are passionate about what we do and pride ourselves on delivering clear, concise, and thoroughly vetted advice and services with the end result being exceptional value for our clients. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you and your clients.