Bob Snape BDO Capital Advisors

Robert A. Snape





Executive Summary

Mr. Snape is President of BDO Capital Advisors, LLC and has over 28 years of investment banking and middle market M&A advisory experience. Mr. Snape has successfully executed over 150 middle market financial advisory engagements representing over $10 billion of aggregate transaction value for a variety of clients including family-owned businesses, Fortune 500 corporations and leading private equity firms. Mr. Snape has experience in leveraged recapitalizations, corporate divestitures, go-private transactions, management buy-outs and exclusive sales. In addition, Mr. Snape has completed cross-border transactions, private placements and fairness opinions and provided strategic advice on dividend policy and share repurchases.

Prior to joining BDO Capital in 2010, Mr. Snape was a Managing Director and Senior Investment Banker within the Global Mergers and Acquisitions Group at Banc of America Securities LLC. During his 12 year tenure at Banc of America Securities, Mr. Snape was a founding officer and led the firm’s middle market M&A advisory practice and served as Head of Middle Market Investment Banking with national M&A origination and execution responsibilities. Mr. Snape also served as a Group Head and Managing Director at Scott-Macon, Ltd., a middle market investment banking firm where he led the Consumer & Retail investment banking practice. Earlier in his career, Mr. Snape served as a Director at KPMG Corporate Finance LLC where he executed M&A transactions for KPMG’s international client base. Prior work experience includes The Vista Group, an international venture capital firm, and J.P. Morgan.

Industry Experience:
  • Manufacturing & Distribution: Automotive, Building Products, Energy, Materials, Paper, Plastics, and Transportation & Logistics 
  • Consumer, Food & Retail: Apparel, Food & Beverage, Household, Personal Care, Retail, and Restaurants
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences: Medical Technology, Healthcare Services and Pharma

Professional Affiliations and Accreditations

Senior Member of the Global Corporate Finance Steering Committee of BDO International Limited
General Securities Principal and Representative (Series 7, 79, 63 and 24)
ACG Member


M.B.A., Boston University
B.A., Boston University