Abraham Garver

Managing Director, MSP Team Leader
[email protected]


Advised on MSP transactions with 73 parties between 2020-2023


Catapulted 10 MSPs into “New Platforms” for private equity sponsors between 2020-2023


Recurring news source for ChannelE2E, CRN, Channel Futures, TechTarget & PEHub


Recurring speaker at IT Nation Connect, Channel Partners, MSSP Alert Live and MSP Business School

Industry Expertise

Vertical-agnostic and vertical-focused managed service provider (MSPs)

Industry Expertise

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSPs)

Industry Expertise

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)

Recent MSP/MSSP Deal Experience

  • MSP Corp
  • ProVelocity
  • Entech Computer Services, Inc.
  • Cantey Technology Consulting, LLC
  • Golden Technologies, Inc.
  • Security7 Networks, LLC
  • DS Tech
  • DSM Technology Consultants, LLC
  • Intelligent Technical Solutions, Inc.
  • Lighthouse Technology Partners
  • Accelerate, Inc.
  • CMS IP Technologies
  • Unicom Technologies
  • CyberSheath Services International, LLC
  • Versiant Corporation, Inc.
  • Cantey Technology Consulting, LLC
  • The Network Support Company, LLC
  • AKUITY Technologies
  • General Informatics
  • Frontenac XI Private Capital, L.P.
  • Integrated Computer Solutions of Vestal, LLC
  • ECS Acquisition Holdings, LLC

Abraham Garver leads the MSP Team for FOCUS Investment Banking.  Over the past four years the team has advised on MSP transactions with 73 parties including catapulting the 10 MSP below into “New Platforms” for private equity sponsors:

  1. The Purple Guys (ECS + My IT)
  2. TechMD (formerly ICS)
  3. General Informatics
  4. Integris (Domain + Tier 1)
  5. Cantey Tech (Cantey Tech + Cantey EDU)
  6. CyberSheath
  7. ITS (Intelligent Technical Solutions + Intivix + PC Miracles)
  8. Entech (Entech + ITVantage)
  9. ProVelocity + IronEdge
  10. MSP Corp + Groupe Access

Over his career Mr. Garver has worked on sell-, buy- and valuation assignments with approximately 150 public, private, and fastest-growing members of the MSP501, CRN500, ChannelE2E Top 100 & Inc. 500 and served as a guest commentator on Bloomberg, MSP Business School and at NASDAQ.

Mr. Garver is a recurring conference speaker for IT Nation Connect, Channel Partners and MSSP Alert Live and recurring news source for ChannelE2E, CRN, Channel Futures, TechTarget & PEHub.  As an author he has contributed over 125 articles in numerous publications including FORBES.

Prior to joining FOCUS, Abraham worked with Merrill Lynch’s M&A Technology Group in San Francisco and E&Y’s Business Valuation Group in Los Angeles. In addition to his professional pursuits, Mr. Garver is a member of The University Club of New York and Governor (Emeritus) of the University of Southern California Alumni Association.

Mr. Garver holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The University of Southern California Marshall School of Business, and a master’s degree in finance from the Manderson Graduate School. He is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) as a General Securities Representative (Series 7 and 63) and a Limited Representative – Investment Banking (Series 79).

Contact Information

Abraham Garver
Managing Director, MSP Team Leader
8065 Leesburg Pike Suite 750 Vienna, VA 22182 United States
Phone: 646-620-6317
Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction: Washington, DC Metro