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Perry Mandarino currently serves as Co-Head of Restructuring and Senior Managing Director at B. Riley Securities. Mr. Mandarino has almost 30 years of experience in the retail, healthcare, media, real estate, energy business services 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, Mr. Mandarino was Partner and Practice Leader of PwC's U.S. Business Recovery Services. He represented stakeholders in several hundred matters through various out-of-court and Chapter 11 proceedings, including Polaroid, Trump Casinos, Disney Stores, and Brookstone. Prior to his tenure at PwC, he 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.

Mr. Mandarino was recognized by The M&A Advisor as its 2023 Leadership Award Recipient and its 2014 "Turnaround Consultant of the Year",  as well  a Top 100 Global Restructuring and Turnaround Professional by Global M&A Network.

B. Riley Securities is a leading middle market investment bank that provides a full suite of corporate finance, advisory, sales and trading and equity research. 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 equity research.