Angle Advisors is an independently owned investment bank, offering merger and acquisition advisory, private capital raising and related financial analytical services, with involvement in the automotive aftermarket. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement “We are thrilled to add Felix to our U.S. based team. His skill-set, knowledge, and international transaction experience aligns well with our deal activity and clients’ needs,” said Kevin Marsh, a partner at Angle Advisors. “Felix is a perfect example of our international focus, fielding highly capable, well-experienced professionals with language and cultural skills to suit our global activity. We continue to broaden our capabilities and resources to provide our clients best-in-class results.” DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. BIRMINGHAM, Mich. – Angle Advisors announced that Felix Leitloff has joined the firm as a vice president. DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business. With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit. LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement In addition to his investment banking experience, Leitloff brings proficiency in the corporate restructuring and debt advisory sector, where he advised middle market debtors and insolvency administrators on a variety of distressed situations. Leitloff joins Angle Advisors from its German operations, @VISORY partners GmbH, based in Weisbaden. With six years of investment banking experience, Felix previously worked at Switzerland-based M&A boutique Helbling Corporate Finance GmbH. Felix’ industry experience includes transactions in automotive, industrials, consumer goods, retail, security services, textiles and energy.