About Us

Westgate Group

We concentrate in helping business owners sell their businesses for the maximum possible value.  The Westgate Group is successful by putting together a winning team, each member focused on the goal of achieving a successful transaction. We work on proper set-up, documentation, presentation, and execution to flow with precision and achieve the highest possible selling price.

Our President Chris Westgate has over twenty years experience in Business with a proven track record of progressive management growth, financial responsibilities and ownership.  He has significant experience with valuation, credit, budgeting, negotiating and strategic planning.  In addition Chris has been a founder or participant in several startup Aviation businesses.

He has a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with Concentrations in Economics, Finance and Strategic Management.  (The University Of Chicago Booth School Of Business is consistently ranked as one of the top three business schools in the world.  In addition, Chicago Booth has 22 Nobel Prize recipients in Economics.)

He is past President of the Chicago Booth South Florida alumni association where he is able to network with the top business leaders in the world.  In addition to his MBA, Chris was awarded the prestigious CBI designation (Certified Business Intermediary).  This designation is only awarded after three years of experience and over 60 hours of classroom instruction in addtion to a complex examination.   

In addition to his business and education experience Chris is a former US Navy Officer and Enlisted service member.  He spent seven years in the U.S. Navy and served during the Gulf War. Chris is fluent in Spanish and has extensive experience in Latin America and Europe.

You have worked hard, you have earned it, consider us as part of your winning team. With our experience and our dedication to your goal, together we can make this transaction the most profitable experience of your life.