MCLEAN, Virginia, April 16, 2020 / PRNewswire / – David Walsh, Managing Partner of FON Advisors, LLC, today announced the formation of FON Corporate Finance, LLC (“FON CF”). With an initial focus on the Aerospace, Defense and Government (“ADG”) industry, this new entity will provide professional, strategic and financial advisory services associated with M&A advisory, merger support and acquisitions, business disposals, management, ESOP and leveraged buyouts and debt and equity recapitalizations. FON CF will also provide advice to companies new to the capital markets, help them find sources of additional capital and facilitate improvements in the capital structure. The FON CF leadership team has experience with hundreds of past ADG engagements, helping clients prepare for strategic initiatives such as recapitalization, debt restructuring, business expansion, liquidity creation, sale of a business, succession of owners and management transition.
FON CF will be managed by Jason R. Frank as CEO. Frank joined FON Advisors in march 2020 and is an investment banking, strategy and corporate finance specialist with extensive experience in corporate mergers and acquisitions. Frank has extensive expertise in going concern valuation and has helped hundreds of companies find equity and debt financing for growth, leveraged buyouts and various other refinancing purposes.
“This is an important strategic decision for FON Advisors and a natural expansion of our existing advisory platform,” said Walsh.
FON CF will focus on small and medium-sized businesses headquartered in the United States, as well as large companies wishing to acquire, merge or divest divisions. FON CF favors transactions ranging from $ 20 million at $ 250 million but will consider transactions outside this range. The Company will leverage the advisory services platform currently provided by the larger organization FON Advisors to the ADG market, including Management Consulting; Investment bank; Assessment advice; and Invest.
The company plans to be industry independent for the long term, leveraging its teams’ experience in retail, consumer products, manufacturing, healthcare, business services and professionals, financial services, automotive, energy and technology.
Frank commented, “I have been in the investment banking world for many years. I can say with confidence that FON Corporate Finance brings a whole new dimension to business advisory services in the ADG sector, creating additional value for clients through the specific expertise provided by the FON Advisory Platform. “
ABOUT US: FON Corporate Finance is an intermediary investment bank that provides objective strategic and financial advice to its wide range of clients. We specialize in providing mergers and acquisitions, private equity raising and other financial advisory services to family businesses, divisions of large parent companies and portfolio companies of private equity-focused private equity firms. ADG sector. Our services are built on in-depth industry knowledge, extensive transaction experience, high-level attention to every customer engagement, and real-time understanding of industry-specific value drivers.
Jason R. Frank
Chief executive officer
FON Business Financing, LLC
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