Capstone Partners Expands its Corporate Restructuring Services Practice

February 12, 2013

Boston, MA - Capstone Partners LLC, a leading national investment banking firm, announced that Harvey Mason, Jr. has joined the firm as a Director in the Corporate Restructuring Services group, splitting his time between Boston and New York. Capstone’s Corporate Restructuring practice offers performance improvement, turnaround & interim management and a host of related advisory services. Harvey will provide clients with a variety of restructuring services and strategic direction, assisting companies and their stakeholders through difficult operating and financial environments. Harvey will also provide specialty M&A and financing support services to Capstone’s distressed and lower middle-market transaction clients. 

“An improving economy is creating opportunities for companies to improve their market positioning through corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions. We are pleased to add Harvey to our team of senior restructuring executives to assist in these efforts. He is a seasoned turnaround professional with the experience to deliver immediate stabilization and value,” commented Brian Davies, Head of Capstone’s Corporate Restructuring Services practice. “Our clients ‒ private and public companies, private equity groups, law firms, commercial lenders and unsecured creditors ‒ will benefit from Harvey’s deep industry and operational knowledge, as well as his ability to identify opportunities for improvement and quickly correct complex financial and operational problems while implementing value-building strategies,” added Davies.

Harvey has decades of experience providing financial restructuring, interim management, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, and forensic and operational consulting services to business organizations experiencing significant difficulties both in and out of formal bankruptcy proceedings. He has served as an interim senior-level executive for several clients in the roles of CFO, VP of Finance, Construction Manager and Controller. His clients represent a broad range of industries including energy, real estate, high technology, financial services, petroleum, transportation logistics, forestry, retail, healthcare, manufacturing, fishing and construction.

Prior to joining Capstone, Harvey worked at Argus Management where he specialized in providing interim management and financial advisory services to financially distressed companies. He began his career at PriceWaterhouse, in the Financial Services and Advisory group in Seattle, Washington. He later served as Senior Vice President for both KPMG and Mesirow Financial Consulting’s Corporate Recovery practice. Harvey is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA). He is a graduate of the University of Puget Sound, with a BS in Accountancy.  

Capstone Partners LLC is a leading national 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.  
 
Contact:
Brian L. Davies, Jr.
Practice Head - Corporate Restructuring Services
(617) 619-3328
bdavies@capstonellc.com