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Geoffrey Frankel

CEO and Senior Managing Director | Hilco Corporate Finance


Geoffrey Frankel serves as a Chief Executive Officer of Hilco Corporate Finance. Geoffrey is responsible for leading the growth of the corporate finance business and delivering strategic solutions such as mergers and acquisition advisory, capital raising, special situation/restructuring advisory, and related financial advisory services.

During Geoff’s thirty-year career, he has overseen the development of corporate finance and restructuring practices within KeyBanc Capital Markets, Harris Williams, and Huron Consulting Group. His background includes advising middle-market clients on M&A transactions, financings, restructurings, and litigation support services. Over the course of his career, he has led over 100 transactions across a broad range of industries – with particular focus on distressed and restructuring situations in the diversified industrials, metals, automotive, and retail/consumer sectors. His career began as a restructuring lawyer at Skadden in NYC and at Jones Day in Cleveland.

Geoff holds a Juris Doctor from The George Washington University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania.