Akash joined De Bellas & Co. as an associate in 2008 and now serves as Managing Director focused exclusively on a wide variety of merger and acquisition advisory assignments in all segments of the staffing industry. As Managing Director, Akash is responsible for the sourcing, origination, execution, marketing, and management of M&A transactions for sellers of staffing companies. Akash has worked on and successfully completed a number of M&A transactions since joining the firm. Prior to De Bellas & Co., Akash was an equities analyst for two years for a successful family office in the greater Los Angeles area. Akash received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from California State University, Long Beach.