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Perry Mandarino

Head of Restructuring
Co-Head of Banking
Senior Managing Director

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment Banking
  • Restructuring
  • Turnaround Management

INDUSTRIES

  • Communications
  • Energy
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Media
  • Real Estate
  • Retail & Apparel

EDUCATION

  • Seton Hall University

Perry Mandarino currently serves as Co-Head of Investment Banking, Head of Restructuring and Senior Managing Director at B. Riley Securities. Mandarino has almost 30 years of experience in the retail, healthcare, media, real estate, energy and communications sectors. He is recognized as an industry leader and trusted advisor, lending his expertise to stakeholders companies, boards of directors, creditors and investors. He has testified and been qualified as an expert in matters related to financial viability, valuation, general reorganization matters and financing in bankruptcy and state courts. Prior to B. Riley, Mandarino was Partner and Practice Leader of PwC's U.S. Business Recovery Services. He represented stakeholders in more than 400 companies through various out-of-court and Chapter 11 proceedings, including Polaroid, Trump Casinos, Disney Stores, and Brookstone. Prior to his tenure at PwC, Mandarino was a Senior Managing Director of Traxi, LLC and spent 14 years prior at a Big-Five firm, where he was a Partner in the Firm's Global Corporate Finance / Corporate Restructuring Group. He also served as Managing Director of Restructuring in a boutique investment banking firm. Mandarino was named the 2014 "Turnaround Consultant of the Year" by The M&A Advisor and a Top 100 Global Restructuring and Turnaround Professional by Global M&A Network.

B. Riley Securities provides a full suite of investment banking, corporate finance, advisory, research, and sales and trading services. Investment banking services include initial, secondary and follow-on offerings, institutional private placements, merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory, SPACs, corporate restructuring and recapitalization. B. Riley is nationally recognized and highly ranked for its proprietary small-cap equity research. B. Riley Securities formerly operated as B. Riley FBR following the merger of B. Riley & Co. and FBR & Co.