Christiaan W. Weyers, President

Chris Weyers founded Industrial Capital Strategies in 2010, and has advised on  Testing Inspection & Certification transactions totaling over $300 million. He has twenty years’ experience in mergers and valuation, due diligence investigations, project finance, and initial public offerings of middle-market companies. In addition to sales to private and publicly traded U.S. companies and to private equity groups, he has also executed complex cross-border transactions with global multinationals based in the United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, France and Spain. He joined Citigroup’s mid-market investment bank in 2001 and focused his practice on the Testing, Inspection & Certification sector. 

Previously, he worked for bond management firm PIMCO and, prior to emigrating to the U.S.A, for the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa, an industrial bank. 

Chris holds a Bachelor of Engineering and an MBA in Finance. He is a frequent guest lecturer on Merger & Acquisition topics for the Executive Management Program of the University of Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business Management.