Greg DeYonker

Greg is the Chief Operating Officer of Forté Management (financial business management) and Forté Capital Advisors (private equity firm). He is also a member of the sponsoring investor team for the private equity company that owns Triple Canopy, Inc. and ACADEMI, LLC.

Greg has 27 years of professional experience providing financial advisory services, leading mergers and acquisitions, managing international manufacturing and service operations, managing joint ventures, establishing global sales and distribution teams, and supervising creative project teams. He joined Forté from private equity in an M&A role where he conducted due diligence on target companies and led negotiations for several transactions.
Immediately prior, Greg was a Vice President at Lear Corporation where he managed an $875 million division with operations in ten countries, and lived in Tokyo, Japan for several years managing a joint venture with a Mitsubishi company. Greg also served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force and was Chief Electronic Warfare Officer for the Air Force Special Operations Command.

Greg received a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honors from Michigan State University, majoring in Finance with additional emphasis in Economics. He also received a Master of Science degree in Business Management from Troy State University.