Jake Essington, CPA

Vice President

COL·LAB·O·RA·TIVE /kəˈlab(ə)rədiv/

to work jointly with others or together especially in an intellectual endeavor


Jake serves as a Vice President within the Transaction Advisory Services practice at Intrinsic and is responsible for managing and executing buy- and sell-side financial due diligence engagements for private equity firms, their portfolio companies as well as strategic acquirers. Jake has been involved in preparing quality of earnings, working capital and debt, and profitability analyses in a variety of industries, including construction, professional services, manufacturing, distribution, media/marketing and consumer products.

Prior to joining Intrinsic, Jake was a Manager in the Transaction Services group at RSM (McGladrey), where he advised middle-market management teams, private equity investors, and corporate development professionals through the transaction process.

Memberships and Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant – CO


  • B.S.B.A., Indiana University
  • M.S.A., Indiana University