Stephen leads Livingstone’s Business Services & Environmental Services practices. He has 20 years of experience advising mid-market companies on M&A transactions, financial restructurings, and debt and equity raises. Before co-founding Livingstone Chicago, Stephen was a Managing Director at both Brown Gibbons Lang & Co. and Goldsmith Agio Helms & Co. (Lazard Middle Market). He previously worked with mid-market companies in a variety of advisory capacities at Bank of America and Morgan Keegan, and via principal activities at Harbour Group and Foundation Partners.
Education & Qualifications:
- MBA, Washington University
- BS, University of Missouri
Livingstone's Business Services sector team has advised the shareholders of Lakeshore Recycling Systems, the largest private waste company in Illinois USA, on a recapitalisation led by Goldman Sachs Private Capital Investing and Maple Partners.
Livingstone's Global Acquirer Trends is a bi-annual report focusing on M&A activity around the globe and tracks where are international buyers coming from.
Belmont Meats, a leading processor of frozen burgers and portfolio company of Summer Street Capital Partners, has been acquired by Premium Brands.