NEW YORK, April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The M&A Advisor is proud to announce that Gregory Bedrosian, Managing Partner & CEO of Redwood Capital Group and Co-Chairman of LD&A Redwood is a recipient of the 2016 M&A Advisor Leadership Award. Mr. Bedrosian is to be honored for his contribution to and accomplishments in international and cross-border mergers & acquisitions at the 8th Annual International M&A Awards Gala on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 in New York, NY. Later this year, Mr. Bedrosian will be further honored with his formal induction into the M&A Advisor Hall of Fame.
Mr. Bedrosian is an award-winning and seasoned investment banker and private equity investor whose experience spans both domestic and cross-border M&A and private equity transactions across the US, Europe and emerging markets.
Prior to the formation of Redwood Capital, Mr. Bedrosian was a co-founder of Renaissance Capital, a leading investment bank focused on the emerging markets of Russia, Eastern Europe and Africa and co-founder and General Partner of The Sputnik Funds, a $1 billion private equity investment firm. Mr. Bedrosian began his career in the merchant banking department of Credit Suisse First Boston in London and the leveraged buyout group of Salomon Brothers (now part of Citigroup) in New York.
"We are honored to present Mr. Bedrosian with The M&A Advisor Leadership Award for his contributions to the international and cross-border M&A industry," stated David Fergusson, President and Co-CEO of The M&A Advisor. "Gregory's establishment of Redwood Capital as an investment banking firm focused on the technology, communications, media and business services industries, has benefitted our industry and all of its participants."
Mr. Bedrosian is an active member of several foreign policy organizations including the Council on Foreign Relations and he is a regular speaker and panelist at leading industry and academic forums. He has served on numerous corporate and non-profit boards across the US and Europe and he currently sits on the Harvard Business School Alumni Board of Directors (Emeritus), is an Advisor at the Harvard Innovation Lab (i-Lab), Chairs the Investment Committee of a $100 million New York-based foundation and serves on the Board of an emerging markets hedge fund.
Mr. Bedrosian holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
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