Houlihan Lokey appointed Matthew Hudson and Spencer Lippman managing directors in the firm’s business services group, bolstering its coverage of the equipment-as-a-service sector.
Houlihan Lokey Hires Cairns as Managing Director and Head of Middle East and Africa, Capital Markets
Andy Cairns has joined Houlihan Lokey as a managing director and head of Middle East and Africa, capital markets, based in Dubai. Cairns joins with extensive investment banking experience, having led more than $750 billion of landmark M&A, loans, fixed income and equity.
Rainer Hepberger has joined Houlihan Lokey, a global investment bank, as a managing director in its European healthcare team. healthcare team. Hepberger joins with more than 15 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Houlihan Lokey, he spent nine years at William Blair.
David Villa joined the financial services group of Houlihan Lokey, a global investment bank, as a managing director covering specialty finance companies and depositories.
Fat Tuesday, an off-premise alcohol business in the United States, closed on a new senior secured credit facility provided by Comvest Credit Partners. The proceeds provide capital to accelerate growth.
Houlihan Lokey hired Howard Steinberg as a managing director and global head of tax restructuring within its financial and valuation advisory business.
Rishi Aswani joined Houlihan Lokey’s Financial and Valuation Advisory (FVA) business in Mumbai as a managing director in the Portfolio Valuation and Fund Advisory Services practice.
H.I.G. Capital completed its acquisition of Pixelle Specialty Solutions Holding. Headquartered in Spring Grove, PA, Pixelle is a provider of fiber-based specialty solutions in North America. Pixelle owns and operates four specialty paper mills.
Luckin Coffee completed the restructuring of its financial indebtedness and emerged from the bankruptcy proceeding commenced with respect to the company as debtor under Chapter 15 of Title 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
First Eagle Investments entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Napier Park Global Capital, an alternative credit manager.