As Chief Administrative Operations Officer, Loren is responsible for overseeing mission critical administrative functions for the Company, including managing daily administration, providing input for corporate and strategic planning, handling policy and procedures development, supporting contract development and management for property and equipment, and resolving challenges with company operations. Loren joined the Company in 2022.
From 2017 to present, Loren has led all accounting functions for Sunfinity Renewable Energy, LLC, a residential and commercial & industrial solar company operating in multiple states. Prior to that role, from 2015 to 2017, he was with Houlihan Lokey’s Transaction Advisory Services practice, bringing a decade of experience providing due diligence services for strategic and financial buyers in M&A transactions. Prior to Houlihan, Loren was a senior manager in transaction advisory services with Deloitte LLP from 1996 to 2015.
Loren has advised clients, including financial sponsors, strategic buyers, lenders and foreign government-owned funds, on highly complicated transaction-related matters. His industry experience includes consumer goods, manufacturing and distribution, industrial products, chemicals, several energy subsectors, and financial services, among others. In addition, Loren has extensive experience leading sell side financial due diligence efforts in business and product line divestitures, including vendor due diligence, seller preparedness, and various other transaction support roles.
Loren attended Baylor University where he received a Bachelors in Business Administration in 1995 and an MBA in Accounting from Baylor University in 1997.