Aaron Fox Earns Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) Designation

Aaron Fox CBI

Transworld Business Advisors of Boston is pleased to announce that Managing Director, Aaron Fox has earned the prestigious Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) designation. The CBI, which represents the gold standard in the business brokerage industry, is granted to individuals who complete required course work, pass an extensive competency exam, and agree to uphold the IBBA’s Professional Standards and Code of Ethics.

“Earning the CBI takes dedication to the craft of business brokerage and demonstrates a personal commitment to excellence,” stated Jeff Snell, IBBA Credentialing Committee Chair and 2019 IBBA Chair.  “The CBI is a clear indicator of knowledge and experience, and we encourage business sellers and buyers to look for the CBI designation when selecting a business broker to work with,” added Snell.

Aaron Fox is the Managing Broker at Transworld Business Advisors of Boston where he works with the team to market and sell business sized from Main Street to M&A. Aaron has been the recipient of numerous industry awards which include the 2020 & 2019 IBBA Chairman’s Circle Award for the total value of businesses sold; 2020 IBBA Deal Maker Award for the number of businesses sold in one year; and 2020, 2019 & 2018 Transworld President's Club Award.

Aaron attended Bentley University in Massachusetts where he earned a BS in Management and MBA. Aaron prides himself in working with business owners to help them fully understand the process and what drives the value in their business.

Growing up in a second-generation family business, Aaron has always had ties to entrepreneurship and the small business community. Working various roles from production and warehousing, to logistics, sales, and finance, Aaron has had a first-hand view of the rewards and challenges of entrepreneurship. As he watched his family’s business grow and reach a plateau, he worked internally prepare it to be sold to a company that would grow it to the next level. Through this process he learned first-hand the key details that would help ensure not only a business that would be valued at premium, but also what is important to position the business for a very successful transfer of ownership


For expertise with strategy and making sound business decisions, look no further, Aaron Fox and his team at Transworld are your solution! I’ve had a personal and business relationship with Aaron for decades and his work ethic, attention to detail, and drive for results are second to none. I’ve witnessed him and Jen along with their growing team help countless individuals and companies improve their results. M&A, franchise opportunities, buying and selling are what they live for. This team of professionals will help you make the right decisions to support your business goals, giving you peace of mind as well as ensuring you’re getting top dollar for your hard work. Aaron has always been a high achiever and that has only multiplied over the years with his passion for his business and his love of helping people make the most of their business.

Aaron is an exceptional broker. He has loads of business experience which he generously shares and his incredibly patient and informative. He’s a pleasure to work with in every respect and I can’t recommend him more highly.

Aaron truly did yeoman’s work to help with a lengthy and detailed sale of our company. His knowledge base and understanding of the process helped to streamline and simplify the entire transaction.

Thank you, Aaron! Your experience and persistence took us through to the end! We couldn't have done this without you!

I’ve known Aaron Fox personally and professionally for many years, and there is no one I would trust more through the process of buying or selling a business. Aaron, Jen, and their team have amazing attention to detail and the creativity and drive to meet their client’s needs and provide guidance through complex transactions. Whether you are looking to start growing your business, expand into franchises, or sell to maximize profits, you can trust Aaron and his team to guide you through the process to help reach your goals.

About the International Business Brokers Association

The IBBA provides business brokers with education, conferences, professional designations and networking opportunities. As an exclusive education opportunity, it offers coursework and seminars required to obtain its prestigious Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) certification.

The IBBA also strives to create professional relationships with successful business transaction advisors to increase the value of the IBBA to its members and to be a leader in the exchange of business referrals. Membership in the IBBA includes these excellent networking opportunities, as well as a complete package of other benefits and services. Formed in 1983, the IBBA has members around the world. For more information about the IBBA, visit the website at www.ibba.org


Transworld Business Advisors is the premier business sales and franchise consulting firm in the United States and worldwide franchisor. Established in 1979, the company has over 200 offices Worldwide. The company specializes in a wide range of industries including manufacturing distribution service, technology, and retail businesses. Currently, the company boasts a staff of over 500 agents and more than 6000 business listings making it the largest brokerage firm in the world!