John Dirkmaat

John Dirkmaat, Sr. Advisor

Office: 508-790-4500 ext. 701 | Mobile: 978-697-8444

For more than 30 years John has worked and managed business operations within Fortune 500 companies, private small corporations and individual consulting firms.

John has been assisting small business owners exit-with-equity on Cape Cod, The Islands and Southeastern Massachusetts, for over 10 years. As a previous owner of consulting and transition firms, he has assisted a diverse portfolio of small business clients to prepare their business for transition, engage in valuation services and successfully bring the business to market. As Senior Advisor with The Business Exchange, John has a reputation of working closely with his clients so that he may acquire a thorough knowledge of the client’s business in order to proactively seek out the most qualified buyer, manage through the selling process and get to an expedient and satisfactory closing. He has employed this skill to successfully sell businesses in the categories of Business to Business Services, Various Retail, Specialty Contractors & Trades, Home Healthcare and Pet Services, just to name a few.

Former clients describe John as; innovative, persistent, confident and humorous.

John is a graduate of St. Michaels College, an Air Force veteran and, along with his wife Cathryn, a 20 year resident of Barnstable, Ma. He is active with various Chambers of Commerce, The New England Business Brokers Association and The Exit Planning Exchange, Boston.