Tim Moellering, CPA

Director, Transaction Advisory Services
(513) 979-3160

Tim joined GBQ in 2022 with nearly30 years of experience owning, managing, consulting and selling small businesses within the Greater Cincinnati area. Throughout his career, he has assisted more than 500 business owners with managing or selling their business, resulting in nearly 100 transactions.

Tim’s career began at Moellering Industries, a manufacturing and distribution facility serving the building products industry for over 40 years. Rising from working within the accounting department to serving as CFO of the $20 million dollar company, Tim facilitated the sale of the company and oversaw the integration into what is now Sims-Lohman. He went on to join Baldwin Piano as a Financial Analyst, assisting the CFO with the company’s ongoing financial hardships. Forced into bankruptcy, Tim participated in the sale of the company to Gibson Guitar.

Tim entered into the business broker industry with two successful business sales under his belt by purchasing a Sunbelt Business Broker franchise in Greater Cincinnati. Considered the largest business brokerage firm in the world, and one of the most significant franchise sales and resales firms in the world, Tim acquired a systematic and effective way to assist people with buying and selling businesses.

In 2009, Tim sold the Sunbelt franchise and utilized his experience to provide strategic CFO and M&A consulting services to various companies. Through this venture, he assisted Mercy Health in acquiring privately owned physician practices and led the sale of Rilco Industrial Controls to Triad Technologies, a company owned by a private equity group.

At GBQ, Tim assists the Transaction Advisory Services team with various aspects of transactions, including valuation, due diligence, ESOPs, tax structuring, buy- and sell-side advisory and Quality of Earnings reports.



  • Xavier University, M.B.A., Business Administration
  • Southern Methodist University, B.S., Political Science, Finance


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