North America

Lyle Dickson

Lyle Dickson

Position

Principal, Founding Member

Office Location

Qualifications

Lyle is a Principal with ROCG,  an international professional service and consulting firm with offices throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. ROCG is the only international firm specializing in the areas of business transition strategy, finance and operations for privately owned and emerging growth enterprises.

Lyle has 35 years experience consulting with business owners and their families on all aspects of ownership and operations from start up to sale or succession. He has advised on numerous business ownership changes assisting both purchasers and vendors as well as advising on inter-generational business transfers.

Lyle became a Chartered Accountant in 1971 and prior to and concurrent with his involvement with ROCG Americas is the founder and managing partner of Dickson, Stojak, Brown Chartered accountants, a full service public practice firm. He is also a member of the Institute of Management Consultants USA. In addition, Lyle is a director and shareholder of a successful real estate agency and companies in the commercial property rental industry.

He enjoys the personal contact of client advisory work and has developed enduring friendships through his business contacts. He has been fortunate to be involved in many sales and purchases of businesses and has developed expertise in this complex area including dealing with the family dynamics of both buyers and sellers.

He has been married to Fern for over 40 years and together they have raised two grown daughters and numerous pets. Leisure time is now spent trying to improve his golf handicap or touring in his restored Triumph TR6 roadster or his more recent vintage Corvette coupe.

Experience

STRATEGIC PLANNING

  • Vision, Mission Development
  • Evaluate Organization’s Effectiveness
  • Stakeholder Consultation
  • Opportunities and Risk Assessment
  • Transition and Succession Planning

PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS

  • Process Improvement
  • Employee Performance Management
  • Maximizing Financial Performance
  • Cash Flow Optimization

IMPLEMENTING CHANGE

  • Organizational Change Management
  • Project Management
  • Customized Training Design and Delivery
  • Management and Leadership Coaching