Ted Lentz is the Chief Analytics Officer for the consolidated JM Swank, Lentz Milling and Armour Specialty Marketing companies. Prior to assuming this role, Ted was the President of Lentz Milling Company, which was acquired by Platinum Equity in February 2018. Before purchasing Lentz in 2005 from family members in a leveraged buyout transaction, Ted worked in the management consulting and investment banking industries for 15 years at leading firms, including the Advisory Board Company, Alex. Brown and Sons, and Mercer Management Consulting. Ted received a BS in Commerce with Distinction from the University of Virginia and a MA in War Studies from King’s College, The University of London.