In late 2014, Mr. Housey co-founded Ideal Business Partners, a multi-disciplinary professional services firm providing corporate law, corporate finance, and strategy. At IDEAL, Housey works across industries and focuses his practice on Corporate Finance, Management Consulting and Restructuring, Operations and Management Services as well as assisting with financial expertise in Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Divorce, and Asset Protection.
Mr. Housey has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1992 and has applied and grown these skills in roles that include commercial banking, risk management, equity research, management consulting and as well as to various operating positions (President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer) for various companies, both public and private.
He has also taught Global Economics and Corporate Finance at the university level. Additionally, he has lived and worked in London, Buenos Aires and Caracas and has done project work in China.
Born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, Mr. Housey earned a Bachelor of Arts in accounting with High Honors from Michigan State University. In 1999, he earned a Master of Arts with Honors in International Relations and Economics from the Johns Hopkins University, in Washington, DC.
In his free time, he likes to hike, camp, off-road, cook, read, and spend time with the world’s best dog, a shelter rescue named Handsome Jack.