Experience Highlights

  • Financial advisor to Northern Transportation Company Limited, a Northern Arctic marine transport company with fuel and dry cargo transport services, in its Canadian Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act proceeding in the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench; successfully arranged for debtor-in-possession financing, restructured the company’s operations resulting in positive contribution margin for first time in 2 years, as well as led successful sales of all the company’s assets to multiple buyers including the Government of Northwestern Territories.
  • Financial advisor to Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations, LLC, an offshore E&P producer, in its confirmed Chapter 11 case in the Houston, Texas (largest decommissioning case ever attempted in the Gulf of Mexico OCS); appointed by the non-Platinum directors under the oversight of the bankruptcy court, Black Elk was the first of the Platinum Partners’ portfolio bankruptcies during the wide-ranging fraud cases subsequently filed by the United States.
  • Financial advisor to Drake Waterfowl, a national consumer products manufacturer with a focus in the recreational outdoor apparel and gear segment; successfully managed two capital raises for buying out a founding joint venture partner and providing working capital for future growth.
  • Financial advisor to Xerox Corporation in the carve-out divestitures of multiple non-core business units.
  • Financial advisor to AT&T in its carve-out of over 9,000 communication towers.
  • Financial advisor to the Inuvialuit Development Corporation; a Canadian aboriginal investment fund focused on development and investment the Canadian Northwest.
  • Financial advisor to an offshore oilfield service company.
  • Financial advisor to a global private equity firm in the purchase of an abrasive waterjet manufacturer.
  • Financial advisor to a global private equity firm in the consolidation of several rural cable television providers.

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