Senior vice president
Mike Ivey is a Senior Vice President at Bluestone Capital Partners, bringing to this position a background of 12 years in corporate finance and operations in the government contracting industry. He is well regarded as having expertise in strategic planning and a variety of capital markets and financing activities. During his career, he has directed a number of high-profile mergers and acquisitions for both publicly traded and private-equity backed platforms in the government sector.
Immediately prior to joining Bluestone, Mike was Vice President of Finance for NetStar-1, Inc., a portfolio company of Lake Capital. In this role, he oversaw most of the company’s corporate financial matters including strategic planning, financial reporting, and M&A, including financial due diligence and integration activities. Mike’s depth of industry expertise led him to play a significant role in the divestiture of NetStar-1’s IT Services division in October 2010, and the acquisition and integration of a $75 million acquisition in April 2008.
Prior to NetStar-1, Mike served as the Vice President of Finance for Anteon International Corporation, a $1.5 billion government services provider. In this position, he was responsible for all financial activities for a $450 million strategic business unit. His duties included directing the business unit’s strategic planning, risk management, and financial statements and reporting. Prior to this role, Mike directed Anteon’s corporate Financial Planning and Analysis department where he was a lead member of Anteon’s M&A team which completed a series of acquisitions from 2000 through 2005. He also played a key role in Anteon’s IPO and subsequent secondary offering in 2002 and 2003, respectively.
Mike received both a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Virginia Tech.