Josh Sletten

Senior Executive Director

Josh Sletten is a Senior Executive Director in Cherry Tree & Associates’ investment banking practice. Josh has more than 10 years of M&A and corporate strategy experience advising, and working in, companies across a range of industries, with a focus on the safety sector. Josh’s previous experience includes leading corporate M&A and strategy, investment banking, and private equity. He received his BSB from the University of Minnesota.


  • Safety Products and Safety Technology
  • Buy-side and sell-side M&A
  • Middle market transactions
  • Corporate strategy


  • B.S.B., Finance, Summa Cum Laude with Distinction, University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management

Prior Experience

  • Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy, Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ: LAKE)
  • Vice President, Craig-Hallum Capital Group
  • Corporate Finance Manager, The IMAGINE Group
  • Private Equity Analyst, ShoreView Industries

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