Stan Garrison is a business development executive at Myrtle. He has more than 25 years of experience as a results-oriented business development executive, consultant and corporate transaction advisor with specific expertise in operations management, performance improvement, change management, mergers and acquisitions, and operational due diligence.
Stan has led delivery teams on projects using Lean and Six Sigma techniques, process analysis and labor optimization, spend management and reliability centered maintenance. His industry experience includes a broad range of manufacturing companies in food production, paper and packaging, industrial products and chemicals. He has conducted many assignments for private equity sponsors during due diligence, transition planning and turnaround. Stan has a record of achieving strong results for companies, whether financially stable and growing, or underperforming.
Prior to working in operations management, Stan was a corporate finance partner with Ernst & Young, leading its private equity practice and cross-border M&A engagements. He also worked for over ten years with KPMG, and for several years was based in its London office supporting European clients with U.S. investments.
Stan is a Georgia native and resides in Atlanta. He graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in International Business. His family includes two children and one grandson. In his free time, Stan enjoys golf, tennis, scuba and skiing.