BRIAN L. DAVIS JOINS THE TEAM AT BENCHMARK INTERNATIONAL
Brian L. Davis recently joined Benchmark International as a Director on the Deal Origination Team, with a primary focus on Major Transactions across the United States. Mr. Davis will concentrate his efforts working with business owners and entrepreneurs to bring the breadth and experience of Benchmark International’s years of experience and unique ability to maximize value for our clients as they seek to pursue a potential sale of their businesses.
Mr. Davis joins Benchmark International after over ﬁfteen years of experience in senior level roles focused on sourcing and originating new clients for leading investment banks and Private Equity ﬁrms throughout the U.S. Prior to Benchmark, Mr. Davis was a Managing Director at one of the leading middle-market lending and credit ﬁrms in the US, Golub Capital. Mr. Davis previously held the position of Managing Director and Head of Business Development at one of the premier middle-market Private Equity ﬁrms in the US based in New York, Sentinel Capital Partners and also was the President of TPG Sourcing Advisors, where he led the origination efforts for one of the largest Private Equity ﬁrms in the world, TPG Capital’s middle-market fund, TPG Growth. Mr. Davis was also a Partner and the head of the Private Equity Coverage Group at Charlotte, NC-based McColl Partners, which was subsequently acquired by Deloitte Corporate Finance. His experience across the credit markets, his extensive access to private equity ﬁrms globally, as well as middle-market investment banking experience will provide tremendous value and insight to the core focus of Benchmark International—the privately held business seeking to maximize value in the complex world of global Capital Markets.
Mr. Davis stated, “I could not be more excited to join a world-class organization like Benchmark International and be able to leverage the extensive experience and unwavering work-ethic of our ﬁrm to achieve superior outcomes for our clients.”
Greg Jackson, CEO of Benchmark International stated, “We are delighted Brian has joined the immensely talented team of professionals here at Benchmark International. Brian brings a wealth of expertise and experience within the global M&A markets that I am sure will be value adding at all levels. He stands out most notably for his proven track record in investment banking, cross border deals, clear strategic acumen and a strong record of delivering value to shareholders. We are excited to see how his refreshing approach and entrepreneurial ﬂare will assist our clients with their growth or exit strategies. Brian’s proven approach to origination excellence and delivering superior customer experiences is invaluable. I am conﬁdent that his leadership and long history of monumental success within M&A will be key in helping Benchmark International extend authentic, trusted solutions for our clients and be inﬂuential in advancing the global strategic vision of Benchmark International.”
ABOUT BENCHMARK INTERNATIONAL
Benchmark International’s global ofﬁces provide business owners in the middle market and lower middle market with creative, value-maximizing solutions for growing and exiting their businesses. To date, Benchmark International has handled engagements in excess of $5B across 30 industries worldwide. With decades of global M&A experience, Benchmark International’s deal teams, working from 13 ofﬁces across the world, have assisted hundreds of owners achieve their personal objectives and ensure the continued growth of their businesses.