Our Team

Our professionals stand ready to help guide you through the complicated process of selling or buying a business. Our professionals have broad experience and maintain relationships with other mergers & acquisitions professionals throughout the country to provide you with broad access to the market.

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Ron Edmonds of The Principium Group
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Ron Edmonds MS

Ron Edmonds serves as a principal consultant for The Principium Group, Inc. He is a corporate finance professional with extensive experience in merger and acquisition transactions. Over the past 15 years, he has played a key role in over 300 M&A transactions, including due diligence, negotiating, directing other professionals and planning the integration of operations. His experience includes 8 years as a chief financial officer and 13 years in public accounting with a Big 4 firm. Ron has significant experience with the health care, consumer services, financial institutions, manufacturing, distribution and entertainment industries.

He is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, M&A Source, the International Business Brokers Association and the National Association of Landscape Professionals.  He holds B.S.B.A. and M.S. degrees in accounting from Oklahoma State University.  Ron has been designated an Industry Expert for the lawn maintenance and services category by Business Brokerage Press, Inc. and is a contributor to its Business Reference Guide.

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He is a long-time member of the executive board and former vice president of the Chickasaw Council, Boy Scouts of America. He is also finance committee member and former  director of The Bodine School, a specialty school focused on high potential students with language-based learning disabilities. He is a deputy to the 2018 General Convention of the Episcopal Church.  He  has also served on the council (board of directors) of The Episcopal Diocese of West Tennessee.

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Richard Helling FBRichard Helling MBA

Richard Helling is an associate in Principium’s mergers, and acquisitions practice. He has a background in the construction, real estate and hospitality industries. He is responsible for research and coordinating contacts with clients and potential clients. He also recently launched Wildlife X Team of the Mid-South, a nuisance wildlife control business.

In addition to his business activities, he is the author of two novels. He holds a B.A. degree in English Literature from Colorado State University where he was a member of the varsity track & field team.  He recently completed an M.B.A.  at the University of Memphis.

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