Capstone Partners' Restructuring Group Earns Awards

July 9, 2013

Boston, MA - Capstone Partners LLC, a leading international investment banking firm, announced that its Corporate Restructuring Services practice, CRS Capstone, was recognized with several awards at the Global M&A Network’s 2013 Turnaround Atlas Awards. CRS Capstone was named the Boutique Restructuring Investment Banker of the Year. The firm also received the Corporate Turnaround of the Year/Small Middle Markets for its role in the out-of-court restructuring of Russound FMP, Inc.

In addition to the firm-wide recognition, Brian Davies, Managing Director and CRS Capstone’s Practice Head, was named as one of the Top 100 Restructuring and Turnaround Professionals for 2013. According to the Global M&A Network, this is an “A-List of 100 influential, innovative and brilliant consultants, investment bankers, lawyers and providers from the global restructuring, distressed M&A and insolvency communities.” The list recognizes professionals with a distinguished track record and those who have played a pivotal role in closing game-changing transactions.

“The addition of these critical capabilities has been a tremendous addition to our broader investment banking capabilities,” said John Ferrara, Capstone’s Founder and President. “Our turnaround professionals are consistently called upon by the private equity, commercial lending and business owner communities to provide swift, expert counsel in mission critical situations.” Brian Davies, CRS Capstone’s Practice Head, added, “We are honored to be recognized for these awards and are proud to have our transactions acknowledged among the top turnaround & restructuring deals of the year. These awards reflect the quality of our team’s work and our deep commitment to our clients.”

The Turnaround Atlas Awards honor top performances from the distressed M&A, restructuring, reorganization and turnaround communities worldwide. Winners were selected on the basis of transaction complexity, resiliency, impact to stakeholders and communities, and team leadership.

Capstone’s Corporate Restructuring practice offers performance improvement, turnaround & interim management, and a host of related advisory services, assisting companies and their stakeholders through difficult operating and financial environments.

About Capstone
Capstone Partners LLC is a leading international investment banking firm dedicated to serving the corporate finance needs of middle market business owners, investors and creditors.  The firm provides merger & acquisition, private placement, corporate restructuring, valuation and financial advisory services.  Capstone maintains various industry specialties including business services, consumer products, education & training, government services, health & medical, manufacturing & industrial and technology & telecom.  The firm also possesses merchant banking capabilities to actively co-invest in transactions.  

Brian L. Davies, Jr.
Practice Head - Corporate Restructuring Services
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