william h largent

An experienced senior executive with over 35 years in operations and leadership positions within growth companies. Strengths include leadership and management roles with public and private companies including sales management, operations planning, mergers and acquisitions, IPO's, VC financing and change management. 

As the former COO of Aelita Software, Mr. Largent along with the majority owners, raised $10 million in VC funding and executed the sale to Quest Software for $130 million in 2004. As the former CEO of Applied Innovation (formerly at NASDAQ: AINN), Mr. Largent executed the sale of the business to a private equity firm for $53 million in 2007. In 1999 while at Plug Power (NASDAQ: PLUG) as the CFO, Mr. Largent raised over $130 million through an IPO with Goldman Sachs as lead underwriter.  



A trusted CPA with over 25 years of experience in various financial management roles within public and VC-financed entities. A Miami University undergraduate with a double major in accounting and finance and an MBA from Otterbein College. Ms. Largent has held the Controller positions at both a VC-financed software company and at a publicly held hardware/software entity.  



A 2000 graduate from The Ohio State University with a B.S.B.A., double majoring in accounting and finance. After spending 3 years with KPMG LLC, Mr. Largent spent over 2 years in retail with National City Bank before joining Largent Consulting in 2006. Mr. Largent is a Registered Financial Consultant that provides financial and wealth management services to Largent Consulting clients and has experience in sell side transactions.  



A 2004 graduate from The Ohio State University with a B.S.B.A. in finance. Mr. Largent provides business planning, investment analysis and operations management services. Mr. Largent is a Registered Financial Consultant.