Carl Marks Advisors, a leading corporate restructuring and investment banking firm, is pleased to announce that Scott Webb, Senior Managing Director, and Jonathan Killion, Managing Director, have both won the M&A Advisor Emerging Leaders Award. Mr. Killion has also been recognized by the Commercial Finance Association (CFA) as a recipient of its annual 40 Under 40 Award.

Mr. Webb brings more than 12 years of investment banking and financial restructuring experience, and has successfully closed more than 50 transactions across a wide range of industries including energy, healthcare, manufacturing and consumer products. He is known for his experience delivering innovative solutions and aligning the interests of key stakeholders while navigating through complexity to ensure positive outcomes.

Mr. Killion has more than 10 years of investment banking and restructuring experience. He specializes in advising clients on bankruptcies, workout, loan structuring, strategic planning, and mergers and acquisitions across several industries including healthcare, consumer products, manufacturing and retail.

Both Mr. Webb and Mr. Killion have led Carl Marks Advisors’ client services teams through many award-winning transactions in the middle market.

The M&A Advisor, renowned globally for its recognition and presentation of leading M&A, financing and turnaround performers, created this recognition awards program to promote professional development among the emerging leaders of the industry.

On September 14, M&A Advisor hosted an awards gala at the New York Athletic Club to introduce the Emerging Leaders Award winners to the business community and celebrate their successes. For more information, please visit http://maadvisor.com/events.html.

Now in its third year, the CFA 40 Under 40 Award selects recipients based on their professional achievements in the commercial finance industry – movers and shakers who exemplify true excellence in their careers and who bring a strong voice and commitment to the industry at large.

The CFA hosted an event in honor of all the 40 Under 40 Award recipients at the Pierre Hotel in New York City to celebrate the achievements of the winners on September 20. For more information, please visit http://community.cfa.com/40under40awards/awardsevent.