Christopher Solda

Christopher Solda

By ext_origin

July 15, 2021

Chris has over 10 years of transaction experience spanning a number of industry verticals, including: Agriculture, Food and Beverage, TMT and Healthcare.

Notable recent experience spans purchase and sale assignments, restructuring, valuation and special committee engagements. Select transaction list includes:

  • Advising Buhler Industries on its sale to Asko Holding
  • Advising Centricity Research on its sale to Trinity Hunt Partners
  • Advising G3 on the divestiture of its shortline railway assets to Regional Rail
  • Advising Velocity Trade on its significant investment from Wedbush Financial Services
  • Advising Zen-Noh Grain on the divestiture of 10 US grain handling facilities to Viserion Grain
  • Advising LifeSpeak on its $42 million equity investment
  • Advising Economical Insurance on its demutualization
  • Advising Gardiner Dam Terminal on its sale to Viterra
  • Advising Kraft Heinz on its acquisition of Ethical Bean Coffee
  • Advising River Cree Resort and Casino on the refinancing and restructuring of its capital structure


Prior to joining Origin in March 2017, Chris was a Vice President within the M&A team at Deloitte Corporate Finance where he executed mid-market M&A transactions. Chris holds a CPA, CA designation and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Queen’s University.