The Top 5 Skills Needed to be a Successful Restructuring Professional

Jonathan Killion, CFA Managing Director I joined Carl Marks Advisors in the fall of 2007 as an Analyst.  Over the course of the past 10 years, I have had the good fortune of working on dozens of interesting situations and traveling much of the country to do so.  In addition to client service, one of the more recent responsibilities I have acquired has been to identify, hire and integrate into the firm the next generation of talented restructuring professionals. Over the last 3+ years, I have interviewed countless candidates – almost all of…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS ADVISORS’ EVAN TOMASKOVIC NAMED ONE OF THE TOP RESTRUCTURING & TURNAROUND PROFESSIONALS

NEW YORK – May 2, 2017 – Carl Marks Advisors, a leading corporate restructuring and investment banking firm to middle market companies, today announced that Evan Tomaskovic, a Partner at Carl Marks Advisors and manager of the firm’s investment banking group, was named among Global M&A Network's 2017's "Top 100 Restructuring & Turnaround Professionals." Evan brings over 20 years of investment banking experience, having supported mid-market companies with tailored financing solutions throughout mergers and acquisitions and restructurings. He has advised both public and privately held companies across a wide range of constituents, including management…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS ADVISORS BOLSTERS INVESTMENT BANKING WITH PROMOTION OF SCOTT WEBB AND DAVID ENDO

NEW YORK – April 12, 2017 – Carl Marks Advisors, a leading corporate restructuring and investment banking firm to middle market companies, today announced the promotion of Scott Webb to Senior Managing Director and David Endo to Director on the investment banking team. Scott Webb, who has held positions of increasing responsibility since joining Carl Marks Advisors in 2007, will be co-head of the investment banking restructuring vertical alongside Partner Evan Tomaskovic. He specializes in advising companies, secured lenders and other creditor groups in complex financial restructurings, distressed mergers and acquisitions, and other special situations that…READ MORE >

CAREER SPOTLIGHT: Insights from Doug Booth

We recently had the pleasure of interrupting the newly-retired Doug Booth to capture his insights on what makes Carl Marks Advisors unique and what he enjoyed most about his work as a Partner while at the firm.   Q: Restructuring is not always an obvious career path. How did your background play into your career? A: Restructuring certainly was not a core curriculum in any business program when I attended university. However, studying philosophy and mathematics taught me two different approaches to problem-solving – one narrative, and one numerical. Both were translatable skills…READ MORE >