Joe Ben | Corporate financing and restructuring
Josh Benn is Managing Director and Head of Practice New York Corporate Finance, based in the New York office. In addition, he is responsible for M&A advisory for the Americas and leads the firm’s global Consumer Corporate Finance practice. He is also responsible for US M&A advisory and US restructuring, distressed and special situations advisory. Josh draws on over 25 years of investment banking experience.
Prior to joining the firm, Josh was a founding partner of Stone Ridge Partners LLC, a middle market M&A advisory firm. Prior to this, Josh was in the M&A and Private Equity Cover Group at Thomas Weisel Partners. Prior to that, he worked in investment banking at Furman Selz.
Josh has managed mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and recapitalization transactions and transaction opinions for a variety of public and private clients. Some of his notable clients include: Eureka Restaurants, Weiman Products, Hampshire Pet Products, Rock Bottom Restaurants, Noodles & Company, Tourneau, Marlin Firearms, Oneida Foodservice, Traeger Wood Pellet Grills, Osprey Packs, Dover Saddlery, Standard Furniture, HMI, Inc. . ., Ruby Slipper Café, Rosa Mexicano, SBE, Inc., Gristede’s Supermarkets and Balducci’s, LLC.
In 2012, Josh was the recipient of the 40 UNDER 40 M&A Advisor Recognition Awards, which recognize leading professionals in mergers and acquisitions, financing and turnarounds.
Josh received a BA in Political Science and French from Dartmouth College. He is a FINRA Series 7, 24 and 63 Registered Representative.