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Ace Your Exit

A Step-by-Step Guide to Selling Your Business

Published by Leaders Press
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

When it’s time to sell your business, you want to make the most of it. Ace Your Exit gives you everything you need to find your focus and avoid pitfalls while navigating the complex exit process.  


With Ace Your Exit, John Rovani guides the reader through the complex exit process when selling a business. Rovani shares his expertise, developed through decades spent advising business owners on the best exit plan as they prepare to sell their software, data, or B2B services companies. Ace Your Exit peels back each layer of the exit process in painstaking detail, from constructing your team and preparing for the sales process to organizing data and strategically positioning the company. Rovani helps the reader navigate target lists, non-disclosure agreements, balance sheets, and contracts in order to reach the best possible type of exit. He explains the many reasons why bringing in a professional exit advisor is the ideal option given how tough and detailed the exit process will be. He also outlines everything a business owner must know in order to manage his or her own exit. Ace Your Exit will teach you about the key areas to focus on as well as pitfalls to be avoided. Hear directly from John’s former clients, partners, and experts on the deal team about their success in using John’s advice and methods. Discover everything you need in order to achieve a value-maximized exit.

About The Author

John Rovani is the founder and managing partner of Ponterra Business Advisors and author of Ace Your Exit. With over a decade of operating experience leading two Software as a Service companies and working as an executive in Fortune 500 companies, John brings a unique perspective to his investment banking practice. John has an MBA from Vanderbilt University, a certificate in negotiation from Georgetown University, and was a finalist for Dealmaker of The Year in 2012. After a decade of operating experience and another decade working in a larger investment bank, John founded Ponterra, a boutique M&A advisory firm focused on helping software, data, and B2B services companies achieve value maximized exits. John lives in San Juan, Puerto Rico and is the father of two successful young professionals.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Leaders Press (February 7, 2023)
  • Length: 208 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781637350430

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