The Dak Group, a boutique investment bank focused on serving middle-market companies, has hired Steve Oatway as a principal in the strategic leadership advisory practice.

Oatway has experience leading family businesses as well as guiding entrepreneurial companies for 30 years. He has led initiatives to drive growth and has led successful exits.

“Steve will be instrumental as a strategic advisor collaborating with clients to develop or refresh company vision, enhance strategies and, most critically, collaborate on execution plans resulting in maximizing the value of their company,” says Alan Scharfstein, CEO, the Dak Group.