G. Kent Kahle

Managing Director

Kent is a co-founder of GulfStar and has more than 30 years of investment banking and corporate finance experience. Before founding GulfStar, he was a senior vice president and director of Rotan Mosle Inc. from 1982 to 1990, and from 1977 to 1980, he was manager of investor relations at Geosource Inc., an oil services company. From 1975 to 1977, Kent worked in President Gerald Ford’s administration as a special assistant to the Secretary of Commerce and the Secretary of the Interior. Kent has served on more than 15 public and private company boards. He is currently a director of Trinity Steel Fabricators, Inc.

Recent Transactions

    • ParFab Companies
      Has Completed a Recapitalization With

      Trive Capital

    • Tideland Signal Corporation
      has been acquired by

      Xylem Inc.

    • Arlington International Aviation Products, Inc.
      has been acquired by

      Fastener Distribution Holdings

    • Red Dog Mobile Shelters
      has received

      Financial Advisory

Recent Transactions

  • ParFab Companies
    Has Completed a Recapitalization With

    Trive Capital

  • Tideland Signal Corporation
    has been acquired by

    Xylem Inc.

  • The Infinity Group
    Has Been Acquired By

    Wood Group

  • FHE USA LLC
    has been acquired by

    Basin Holdings

  • Arlington International Aviation Products, Inc.
    has been acquired by

    Fastener Distribution Holdings

  • Red Dog Mobile Shelters
    has received

    Financial Advisory