Daily News: May 24, 2013

Redwood Capital Wins Two Annual M&A Advisor Awards

Redwood Capital Group announced that it was named the winner of both the M&A Deal of the Year (between $100 million and $250 million) and the Deal Financing of the Year by The M&A Advisor for its role as investment banking advisor to Paul Heth and Patton Media in the acquisition of Karo Film.

Along with advising Heth and Patton on the acquisition, Redwood helped secure private equity financing for the deal from a consortium of investors consisting of Baring Vostok Capital Partners, UFG Private Equity and the Russian Direct Investment Fund.

Gregory Bedrosian, CEO & Managing Partner of Redwood Capital Group commented, “It is an honor to have Redwood recognized as the winner of these two prestigious International M&A Advisor Awards from amongst a field of many of the world’s most successful international dealmakers. Redwood’s cross-border M&A and Corporate Finance franchise is a core aspect of our firm and it is indeed a privilege to serve many of the world’s leading companies and investors on their most complex, cross-border transactions each and every year.”

Award winners were selected by an independent panel of judges from more than 250 nominated companies, honoring top performers of the year for excellence in M&A cross border dealmaking.

Redwood Capital Group is an investment banking firm serving the technology, communications, media, business services and other growth industries.