John Milne

Business Consultant and Entrepreneur

Independent advisor to companies looking to maximize their value through operational excellence, access to capital, strategic acquisitions, divestitures and sales. 

Unparalleled experience in all aspects of buying, selling, financing, building and operating equipment rental companies. 

Extensive knowledge in dealing with capital markets having been involved from the issuers side in debt and equity financing totaling over $13 billions.

Co-founder of two high-growth, successful public companies: United Waste Systems and United Rentals. Advisor to many successful privately owned companies.

At various times have been a founder, investor, senior management and consultant for a number of public and private equipment rental and business services companies.

Led a corporate development effort at United Wasted Systems from 1990 to 1997. Acquired and integrated over 250 acquisitions resulting in growth from start-up to one of the most profitable in the industry. Sold to Waste Management for approximately $2.5 billion in 1997.

As President and CFO of United Rentals oversaw the acquisition and integration of over 250 branches, including the merger with US Rentals. 

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John Milne

Cell: 917.938.5688

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