Chris Rowen, Advisor

“Whether you are working on a simple wood shop project or growing a sophisticated company, the process of building something is its own reward.”


Chris Rowen joined Persium with focused efforts on advising clients and developing new business. Chris has extensive experience in management consulting and M&A advisory services, which serves him well as he helps business owners optimize current performance while also helping them plan for a successful exit in the future.

Chris is a frequent speaker, presenting to CEO and business owner groups across the country.
Prior to joining Persium, Chris worked as an investment banker where he managed mergers, acquisitions and capital raises for mid-market companies. As a management consultant, Chris helped a wide range of companies optimize performance through a combination of strategy development, operational improvement, and information systems deployment.

Chris earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University and his Master’s Degree from Georgia Institute of Technology. Additionally, he studied towards his Ph.D. in Marketing at Stanford University.

Chris and his wife, Nancy, whom he met during his undergraduate studies, are raising their two children, Thomas and Rebecca. During his free time, Chris enjoys the outdoors while cycling or playing golf. When he cannot be outside, Chris can usually be found playing guitar, helping his children with their homework, or building something in his workshop.

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Persium Group consists of three teams: Persium Advisors — wealth management for business owners and other investors, NAVIX — exit planning for business owners, and CoVerity — serving the needs of retirement plan committees.

The Persium Group, formerly known as White Horse, is an independently owned and operated firm that was founded in 2004. In 2010, White Horse Advisors, LLC registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission as an investment adviser allowing us to operate in a product neutral, fee-only investment environment.

At Persium Group, we offer three distinct lines of business. Persium Advisors, LLC is an SEC registered investment adviser offering traditional investment advisory and asset management services. CoVerity™ is a brand name through which we provide investment advice and consulting services to sponsors of qualified retirement plans. Through NAVIX®, we provide exit planning services to owners of closely held businesses.
Persium Advisors, LLC and its affiliates do not provide tax or legal advice. Clients are urged to consult their tax or legal advisors to understand the tax and legal ramifications of any actions or investments recommended by Persium.