Profile

Mark A. Filippell

Managing Director

 

Mark Filippell

Firm: Western Reserve Partners LLC
Address:200 Public Square
Suite 3750
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
United States of America
Phone:216-589-9532
Fax:216-589-9558
Email:Send an Email
Local Time:Wed. 03:30

Profile

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE
- McDonald Investments Inc. / KeyBanc Capital Markets
Manager of the Mergers & Acquisitions and Bankruptcy & Distressed Businesses practices
- Comau Spa
Assistant to the General Manager
- McKinsey and Company
Associate

CORPORATE BOARD INVOLVEMENT
- Exxel Outdoors, Inc.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
- Ohio Broadcast Educational Media Commission
Chairman
- Great Lakes Museum of Science, Environment and Technology
Board Member and Executive Committee Member
- ideastream (Cleveland public radio and television)
Board Member and Executive Committee Member (previous)
- New Cuyahoga (the successful ballot initiative to restructure Cuyahoga County government)
Co-Chairman (previous)
- Cleveland Center for Economic Education
Chairman (previous)
- Hawken Schools campaign for a competition swimming pool
Chairman (previous)
- Harvard Business School Club of Northeast Ohio
President (previous)

EDUCATION
- DePauw University, B.A. in Economics (class valedictorian)
- Harvard Business School, M.B.A. (Baker Scholar)
- University of Michigan Law School, J.D. (Senior Editor of the Michigan Law Review)

OTHER
- Authored the book Mergers and Acquisitions Playbook: Lessons from the Middle Market Trenches, published by John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (copyright 2011)
- Speaks both Spanish and Italian
- Avid cyclist

 

Languages: Spanish and Italian

 

Areas of Expertise

 

Main Focus: Investment Banking

  • Advisory Services in Chapter 11 Cases
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Building Products
  • Capital Goods
  • Capital Raising
  • Chemicals
  • Divestitures
  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Energy Services
  • Engineering & Construction
  • Environmental
  • Industrial
  • Infrastructure
  • International Transactions
  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Partnerships
  • Leveraged Recapitalizations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Metals, Mining & Minerals
  • Out-of-Court and Section 363 Sales
  • Packaging, Plastics & Rubber
  • Private Equity and Joint Ventures
  • Private Placements of Equity
  • Private Placements of Senior and Subordinated Debt
  • Refinancing or Replacement of Existing Secured Indebtedness
  • Restructuring and Bankruptcy
  • Restructuring of Unsecured Debt and Raising of Equity Capital
  • Sell-Side and Buy-Side Advisory
  • Valuations, Fairness Opinions and Solvency Opinions