Dresner Partners has hired Alan Mustacchi as Managing Director and Head of Consumer Products and Specialty Retail Investment Banking. Mr. Mustacchi has more than 20 years of experience in middle market mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, refinancings, debt and equity private placements, and syndicated leveraged finance.
“The breadth of Alan’s expertise and experience in the middle market is a strong asset for Dresner Partners,” said Steven Dresner, President of Dresner Partners. “We eagerly await his contributions to our specialty retail and consumer products efforts, as well as other industries, to help us continue to drive growth in these important business segments.”
Mr. Mustacchi joins Dresner Partners from Navigant Capital Advisors where he was a Managing Director in the firm’s Investment Banking Group and led its Consumer Products and Specialty Retail team. During his time at Navigant, Mr. Mustacchi also played a role in the firm’s Industrial, Energy and Financial Services investment banking efforts. Prior to joining Navigant in 2005, Mr. Mustacchi was a Managing Director in the Merchant Banking Group of BNP Paribas where his team was responsible for the origination, structuring and underwriting of syndicated bank loans, mezzanine, bridge loans, high yield and equity co-investments in private equity sponsored leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and refinancings. Mr. Mustacchi holds an MBA in Finance and International Business and a BS in Accounting and Economics from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
“Dresner Partners has established itself as a leader in middle-market investment banking advisory services, with outstanding client service and successful transactions in virtually every industry category,” said Mr. Mustacchi. “I look forward to working closely with Steve Dresner and the rest of the management team to help the firm and its clients reach new heights in 2013.”
Dresner Partners provides financial advisory services to business owners and managers, including institutional private placements of debt and equity, merger and acquisitions, valuations and strategic consulting services. Sectors of interest include consumer, food, healthcare, technology, education, financial services and industrials. The firm was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Chicago with and additional office in New York (www.dresnerpartners.com).
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