Managing Director

Brad Scherer

Brad is responsible for originating and executing merger and acquisition, and capital raising transactions at CriticalPoint. He leverages his extensive experience across diverse industries, including software, technology-enabled services, oil & gas and transportation to creatively position middle-market companies and navigate complex deal dynamics in order to maximize exit valuations.


Prior to CriticalPoint, Brad worked at Navidar, an Austin-based technology and SaaS software-focused boutique investment bank.  While at Navidar, Brad advised on buy-side, sell-side, capital raising, and Board advisory engagements for founder-owned, private capital-backed, and public companies.


Previously, Brad worked in investment banking at Clarkson Capital Markets in Houston and Jefferies & Company in both New York and Houston, focused on maritime, oil service, transportation, and infrastructure.


Brad graduated cum laude from Rice University with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Economics and from the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business with a Master of Business Administration. He is a Registered Representative of CriticalPoint Partners, LLC and holds FINRA Series 63 & 79 licenses.


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