Alma Johns

Alma Johns

Alma Johns, MBA, is President of Bench Capital Advisory Inc., a corporate finance advisory firm focused on senior debt and alternative financing transactions for SMEs. She has two decades of experience in corporate and commercial banking from three financial institutions. She received her MBA from Schulich School of Business and has published articles on financing, succession planning, management buyouts and business valuation.

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