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Franz K. Fleishli

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Franz K. Fleishli


Franz Fleischli is a Managing Director of The Mentor Group. He has extensive experience in all facets of the appraisal and valuation industry, including large multi-state, multi-discipline engagements. He has assisted in the structuring of complex financial solutions for mergers and acquisitions, fairness opinions, going public or private, financings of all types, business tax planning, and bankruptcies.
His clients include private and public corporations, family businesses, major banks, law firms, accounting firms, investment banks, and the like. His practice is a national one, covering many industries. He is one of the foremost authorities in the country in the food, agribusiness and commodity industries. He consults closely with a wide variety of clients in these industries on valuation, financial and investment banking issues.

Mr. Fleischli was formerly a Senior Vice President with Marshall & Stevens, Inc., a Managing Director of Shearson Lehman Bros., and a senior executive with Marine Midland Bancorp. He is a veteran of the United States Army.


  • JD, Washington University
  • MBA, Washington University
  • BS, Economics, Purdue University

Professional Affiliations

  • Speaker at state bar associations, CPA societies, financial and estate planning organizations, lender associations and institutes and professional education classes and seminars.

  • The Entrepreneurship Institute
  • ProVisors
  • Sports Car Club of America
  • Who's Who in America