Lowell is the Managing Partner at Traction Advising M&A. Prior to this, Lowell was the CEO of Flexminder (sold to JellyVision), an exciting and fast growing company in Seattle that automates costly manual healthcare reimbursement processes (a $190B problem in the US). While selling FlexMinder he became aware of a hole in the marketplace where investment bankers were not interested in helping founder/CEO's sell their companies ($5M-$30M valuation) so he started doing it himself. As a seasoned F500 leaders, he brings energy and integrity, and the ability to quickly and aggressively scale a business.

As COO of Toluna, Lowell transformed the organization into a global leader and #1 fastest growing company in France; in a four year period he increased revenues from $15 M to $120 M. He also served in executive roles in sales, operations and strategy.

He holds a degree in Computer and Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.