Founder & Managing Partner
Doug Milner’s practice at EnergyExits includes the sale of privately-held energy companies (Exits), corporate finance advisory services (Capital), strategic planning (Advice), and Enterprise Value Optimization™ (EVO).
Doug has advised a diverse portfolio of energy industry clients throughout the American West. He is highly skilled in company sale strategy and execution, business enterprise evaluation, and corporate finance matters including both senior and junior debt to support growth and acquisitions.
Doug brings more than 25 years of M+A experience to EnergyExits team. Prior to founding the firm Doug was a Senior Managing Director in the California office of a national M+A firm where he managed both sell-side and buy-side transactions, as well as corporate finance mandates. Doug's career in mergers & acquisitions began in 1992 as a member of the business development and M+A team at Sanifill, Inc., a NYSE environmental services company. While at Sanifill Doug became the company’s Manager of M+A and Business Development for the Pacific Northwest. The assets of Sanifill are now a part of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM).
Doug brings a unique set of expertise to every energy industry client. Doug’s professional background is particularly helpful to seller clients whose companies represent a strategic acquisition opportunity for larger buyers, and to middle-market companies seeking to grow via acquisition.
Doug received his BA degree from the University of California at Davis. He is an active participant in energy industry trade associations throughout the West including WOMA, OFA, CIOMA, WPMA, as well as M+A trade associations including the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA).
Doug can be reached at (360) 260-7484 (ext. 701)