Mr. Grossman is a veteran corporate finance and advisory professional, responsible for advising on and leading client transactions at Chiron. His extensive experience includes: interim management and restructuring of distressed businesses, public and private placements of debt and equity, mergers & acquisitions, initial public offerings, building and leading management teams, public company financial reporting, investor relations, and corporate governance.
In 2010, Mr. Grossman co-founded Shoreline Capital Advisors, an investment and banking firm focused on corporate finance transactions in the $50-$150 million range. Representative engagements included: serving as Chief Restructuring Officer for the Frac Specialists and ITS Engineered Systems bankruptcies, a debt restructuring and sale of Raging Bull Oilfield Services, and several transactions for CCNG Energy Partners and its affiliates.
A seasoned finance executive and leader, he has a long history of helping companies succeed through insightful advice and negotiating skills related to corporate financings, mergers & acquisitions, recapitalizations , strategic planning, and restructurings.
Previously, he held a number of executive finance positions, including Chief Financial Officer for Blaze Metals, LLC; a director of INX Inc (NASDAQ: INXI); Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Gentium, S.P.A.; and Chief Financial Officer of U.S. Liquids, Inc.; among others. He also co-founded Pentacon, Inc. (NYSE: JIT) and served as board member and Executive Chairman. From 1991-2001, he served as Chief Executive Officer of McFarland, Grossman & Company, Inc., an investment banking and financial advisory firm that he co-founded, and prior to that Mr. Grossman practiced as a CPA for 15 years.
Education and Credentials
University of Texas/Austin, B.B.A. in Accounting
Certified Public Accountant, Texas