Our expertise ranges from start up organizations in the process of developing their business plans and strategies to well established multinational corporations. We have worked with clients in a broad range of sectors locally, regionally and internationally, delivering timely, accurate and cost-effective corporate finance solutions.
Benson Badger's team of specialized CBV's is based in Regina, Saskatchewan and is proud to serve clients across Canada.
John M. Benson, CBV – Principal
John Benson, CBV is a Co-founder and Principal of Benson Badger Advisory Group Inc. Mr. Benson has more than 10 years of experience in accounting, corporate finance and business and asset valuation.
He has a Commerce degree from the University of Victoria and holds both the Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) and Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) designations. In addition, he has been qualified as an expert witness in the Court of Queen’s Bench of Saskatchewan.
Mr. Benson also serves as the Chief Financial Officer for two Saskatchewan based privately-held companies operating in the energy industry, namely Keystone Royalty Corp. and Villanova Energy Inc.
Matt N. Badger, CBV – Principal
Matt Badger, CBV is a Co-founder and Principal of Benson Badger Advisory Group Inc. Mr. Badger’s career has focused on global mergers & acquisitions spanning the value chain in agriculture from primary land ownership and operations to processing facilities and international export terminals.
Mr. Badger also serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Canterra Capital Corp. (“Canterra”), a Regina based private company providing farmland management services exclusively to its Limited Partners. Canterra manages 175,000 acres of farmland in Canada. Mr. Badger is responsible for transaction valuation, due diligence and deal execution at Canterra and oversees the finance function of the farmland portfolio.
Prior to Canterra, Mr. Badger was a member of the Corporate Development group at Viterra (acquired by Glencore in 2012), where he was involved in over $8 billion of corporate transactions and played a key role in corporate mergers, acquisitions and divestitures across Canada, the U.S. and Australia.
Mr. Badger has a Bachelor of Business Administration (with Distinction) from the University of Regina, where he majored in Finance, and holds the Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation.