During our nearly 20-year business tenure, we have successfully completed more than 120 transactions with over $2 billion in transaction value, including recapitalizations, management buy-outs, family successions and retirement transitions.

For businesses and their owners, management teams, equity groups, and strategic acquirers, Werner Partners is unique among middle market advisors. Our seasoned team of professionals help organizations, source, design, facilitate and complete private capital transactions.

In addition to our Executive Team, our Business Development, Design, and Research Teams are comprised of an experienced group of Vice Presidents, Associates, and Analysts.

Nate Werner, Managing Director

Nate founded Werner Partners in 1999 and has over 20 years of experience providing capital solutions to middle market business owners.  His background includes: strategic planning and corporate development for private equity and corporate acquirers; transaction analysis; management consulting; and exit planning.  Prior to founding Werner Partners, he worked for a multi-disciplined consulting organization focused on family business succession.  Nate earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Arizona State University (W.P. Carey School of Business).

Scott Snow, Executive Vice President

Scott Snow has extensive experience in developing acquisition strategies and successfully managing buyside search programs resulting in several completed transactions.  Previously, Scott held executive management positions in the staffing and financial services industries.  Most recently, he was Vice President of Business Development focusing on national account development for a multi-billion dollar financial services company.  Scott earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from The Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona.

Lewis Jatho, Vice President

Lewis is a successful investor, entrepreneur, and management consultant with expertise in and a passion for building businesses. His prior experience includes owning, operating and selling a successful family business. In addition, Lewis has experience in revenue building strategies and strategic planning initiatives. Lewis studied Innovative Entrepreneurship at Grand Canyon University.