During thirty years experience in major investment banking firms including Merrill Lynch, Lehman Brothers and Prudential Securities, Mr. Smith has managed many financial transactions including:
- 80 initial public offerings
- 48 private equity offerings
- 83 public common stock offerings
- 49 debt or convertible offerings
- 47 M&A assignments
As a member of four public company boards of directors, Mr. Smith was significantly involved in M&A transactions, processes and analysis in each company.
He has led governance consulting and education assignments for 25 compnies in a variety of industries and spoken about corporate governance issues at 12 events for directors and management.