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CB Capital Partners was formed with a focus to deliver investment banking services to companies seeking to profit from the opportunities which emerge during inevitable changes in the business cycle. In 2001, CB Capital was launched to advise and lead companies through periods of disruptive change. Chris Baclawski (Goldman Sachs and CB Richard Ellis Investors) launched the firm to deliver top tier financial and advisory services to market leading companies. CB Capital has built the strongest west coast team of business leaders and advisors to deliver results oriented engagements born from decades of successful transactional experience. The professionals at CB Capital have leveraged their business acumen and network to guide clients to successful financing and M&A engagements structured to maximize value over the term of the investment.

CB Capital Partners' experienced professionals help clients analyze financial alternatives, identify strategic and financial sources of capital, and structure and negotiate terms, which meet their objectives. CB Capital Partners differentiates itself by providing customized financial advisory assignments that create value for our clients.

CB Capital Partners' investment banking method focuses on performance based results:

  • Conservative, disciplined and efficient investment banking approach
  • Providing innovative, long-term solutions to our demanding client needs
  • Commitment to high quality services to mature growth oriented companies
  • Senior level commitment to our clients from the initial engagement and to provide resources for all areas of the client requirements

Our Mission
Our primary mission is to deliver the highest quality investment banking services to our clients. We define quality as bringing innovative and value-added solutions to our clients through a conservative and disciplined application of our diverse professional banking talents;

Our Core Values
CB Capital Partners is a client focused organization which subscribes to a set of core values including accountability, integrity, respect, teamwork, urgency, and the pursuit of excellence. We attribute our steady growth to increasing levels of client satisfaction.

Our Method
CB Capital Partners' investment banking method focuses on performance-based services from initial engagement to completion:

  • Disciplined and efficient customer-centric investment banking approach
  • Providing innovative, long-term solutions to meet client requirements and expectations
  • Consistent commitment to client focus, communication, necessary resources and precise execution of client services
  • Sales and trading execution that is free of proprietary conflicts

Our Clients
From entrepreneurs and generational family businesses to professionally managed corporations and institutional investors, CB Capital Partners recognizes the requirements unique to each type of business owner.

  • Entrepreneurs who have recognized an opportunity and built successful enterprises;
  • Family members who have guided their family-owned businesses into several generations of ownership
  • Operating executives of private and public companies who are charged by their shareholders to build value through increased growth and profitability
  • Investors seeking to maximize the value of their shares in closely-held private companies