The team at RKL Capital Advisors comprises professionals with decades of merger and acquisition transaction experience and exceptional knowledge in all areas of investment banking, corporate finance, and transaction related accounting and tax matters. Collectively, they’ve assisted in the sale or acquisition of numerous companies across a wide variety of industries.
From former business executives and corporate development specialists to our in-house business valuation experts, our team draws upon our diverse experience and skill sets to provide a full range of capabilities for business owners and investors.
Joseph T. DiGiacomo, President
Joseph T. DiGiacomo is president of RKL Capital Advisors LLC. Joe has more than 35 years of experience providing financial advisory services to owners of middle market, privately-held businesses, including 15 years of investment banking experience.
Over his career, Joe has advised clients on matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, sales of businesses, recapitalization transactions, raising capital, ownership transitions, management buy-outs, business valuations and other management consulting services.
As an investment banker, certified public accountant and corporate executive, Joe has worked on numerous merger, acquisition and sale of business transactions and completed many formal business valuation engagements. In addition, he has provided expert witness testimony on matters related to business valuation.
Joe previously served as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer and, ultimately, President of a $130 million transportation and logistics business. He also provided merger and acquisition services as a Corporate Development Director for Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics. Joe also previously served as the Partner-in-Charge of the Lehigh Valley area for a regional accounting firm.
Joe earned a B.S. in Business Administration/Accounting from Bloomsburg University and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive). He completed extensive formal business valuation education and passed all examinations required by the American Society of Appraisers and The Institute of Business Appraisers. Joe is also a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors, Estate Planning Council of the Lehigh Valley (Board Member), and the American and Pennsylvania Institutes of Certified Public Accountants.