Steven Beal is the Founder and Principal of Beal Business Brokers and Advisors. Prior to starting his consulting practice, Steven had an extensive 15-year career at the Royal Bank of Canada in numerous corporate financial management positions. During his time as Managing Director of Global Banking, Steven was responsible for overseeing a budget in excess of $500 million, and an asset base of $30 billion. Since starting Beal Business Brokers and Advisors, Steven has successfully advised numerous clients on mandates such as business sales, business acquisitions, strategic planning, business planning, and business valuations. Through his work as an advisor, Steven has developed expertise across a wide range of industries. Today, clients of Beal Business Brokers and Advisors benefit from Steven’s extensive knowledge and experience in all matters of financial management for small to medium-size businesses. Steven obtained his Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from Ivey Business School in 1988. He is active in his community, having served as a director on the boards of several non-profit organizations.