About the Webinar

As your ESOP matures, it also brings new challenges to maintain the health of your ESOP. This presentation will discuss the internal and external factors impacting ESOP sustainability as well as the traditional ESOP-related tools to manage for the long term. Join our presenters for an in-depth discussion covering:‍

  • Sustainability Variables (ESOP Policies, Repurchase Obligation, Value Trajectory, Future Cash Flow Implications, Management Succession)
  • The 5 R’s of ESOP: Redeem, Recycle, Re-leverage, Rebalance & Reshuffle
  • Corporate Governance
  • ESOP M&A Opportunities– Buying & Selling
  • Excess Cash Accumulation

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the internal and external factors impacting ESOP sustainability
  2. What to do with access cash accumulation
  3. Learn about considerations for acquisitions and pros and cons for selling the company.

Continuing Education Credit (live session only)

There are no prerequisites or advanced preparation required for this introductory-level session.

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

For more information on the types of Continuing Education Credit offered please visit Continuing Education Credits for Meeting and Webinar Attendees.


Michael McGinley joined Prairie Capital Advisors in 2012 and is a shareholder in the firm. He provides financial advisory services primarily to middle-market, privately-held businesses in a wide range of industries. Michael specializes in all aspects of ownership transition and financial advisory services to business owners, Boards of Directors, and trustees, including employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), mergers and acquisitions (M&A), capital raising, and the valuation of businesses and business interests for strategic planning, gift and estate tax planning, financial accounting and reporting, buy-sell agreements and dispute resolution. 

Henry Ventura joined Prairie Capital Advisors in 2019. He specializes in the valuation of businesses, business interests and tangible and intangible assets for purposes of mergers and acquisitions (M&A), employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) and other corporate finance purposes. As part of his focus on project management, Henry works to ensure seamless communication with clients, trustees and other service providers.

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