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Fred Rock

Managing Director
fred.rock@focusbankers.com

Highlights

Managing Director of Source Growth Capital, LLC

Highlights

Accounting and Auditing Shareholder with Alpern Rosenthal

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Partner at Touche Ross

Industry Expertise

Manufacturing

Industry Expertise

Energy

Industry Expertise

Franchising

Industry Expertise

Distribution

Fred Rock, a FOCUS Managing Director in Pennsylvania, has more than 30 years experience in investment banking. He has advised clients on matters relating to strategic and operations planning, including evaluating, financing and structuring new or growing business ventures, as well as executing acquisitions and sales of businesses. Mr. Rock has experience in many different industries, with a significant number of clients in the manufacturing, energy, franchising and distribution sectors.

Prior to joining FOCUS, Mr. Rock was the senior partner in Alpern Rosenthal in Pittsburgh, PA, one of the two largest independent accounting firms in Western Pennsylvania. Mr. Rock was a member of the executive committee of the firm and was the director of the firm’s manufacturing services, and mergers and acquisitions services groups. He has worked with many family owned businesses dealing with issues of maximizing value, continuing to compete effectively, and dealing with prospective buyers. During his 15 year tenure there, he helped build the firm from 40 to 250 people. Prior to 1989, Mr. Rock was a partner in Touche Ross ( now Deloitte & Touche), an international CPA Firm where he directed the Pittsburgh office’s Privately Held Business Group and was a national service director for mergers and acquisitions, and a member of it it’s National Small Business Service Group.

Mr. Rock has a BS in Accounting from Syracuse University and has completed the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania Advanced Management Training curriculum. Mr. Rock is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Pennsylvania Institute and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Rock also serves on the board of directors of several charitable organizations and privately held businesses and is a member of the Pittsburgh Technology Council. He previously served as an advisor to the US Senate Coal Caucus. He resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Contact Information

Fred Rock
Managing Director


United States

Office: 412-281-1014
Cell: 412-848-4777
Fax: 202-785-9413
fred.rock@focusbankers.com
Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction: Washington, DC