Benjamin is an investment banking expert with over 13 years of experience executing and advising organizations through mergers and acquisitions, growth equity recapitalization, and restructuring and reorganization.
Benjamin has more than a decade of expertise guiding leadership teams through domestic and international mergers and acquisitions (M&A), recapitalization, restructuring, and capital raising transactions. He specializes in investment banking, growth equity recapitalization, corporate valuation and turnaround advisory services for healthy and stressed organizations, serving clients across a multitude of industries.
Throughout his career, Benjamin has led public and private organizations through successful M&A and restructuring processes, guiding teams through equity and debt transactions, asset sales, and balance sheet restructurings. He has also served as a lead investment banker and financial adviser for stressed organizations exploring capital raising alternatives, pursuing recapitalization, and through Chapter 11.
Prior to joining Huron, Benjamin was a director at Conway MacKenzie Capital Advisors, a boutique investment bank and affiliate of Conway MacKenzie, where he worked on numerous M&A, capital advisory, capital raising and financial restructuring engagements. Previously, he was an executive director in Rabobank International's special asset management team, where he managed a distressed asset portfolio of credit and equity exposure. Benjamin was also involved in numerous financial advisory engagements across the capital structure while at Mesirow Financial.
Areas of Expertise
- Mergers Acquisitions and Partnerships
- Restructuring and Turnaround
- Consumer Products
- Energy and Utilities
- Industrials and Manufacturing
Education & Certifications
- M.S., New York University
- B.A., Dalhousie University
- Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA™ Charterholder
- Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) series 7, 24, 63 and 79 licenses