- Managing Director
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- 2001 Ross Avenue
- Suite 300
- Dallas, TX, 75201
- United States
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- M.B.A., Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
- B.S. in Communication Studies, University of Texas at Austin
- Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA)
- Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors
- Corporate Finance
Clark Ansel is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Dallas. Mr. Ansel is a member of the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment. He has extensive experience providing a wide range of financial consulting and advisory services to both creditor and company constituencies.
Mr. Ansel’s experience includes interim management, business plan development, treasury and cash management, valuation services, borrower and lender negotiations, financial statement analysis, operational and financial modeling, asset sales, performance improvement, and post transaction services. He has in-depth knowledge of the energy industry including oil and gas exploration and production, midstream, refining and marketing, and oilfield services.
Recent and ongoing engagements include serving as financial advisor to the unsecured creditors of Samson Resources; lenders of a development entity within a midstream MLP; lenders of a California-based private E&P company; senior lenders of Preferred Sands; and senior lenders of a large offshore oil and gas EPCI company.
In addition, Mr. Ansel advised Universal Pegasus, a mid-sized global engineering and construction management firm to the energy industry. His involvement included cash flow forecasting, analysis of the impact a carve out of the company’s Offshore and Power units would have on profitability and leverage and development of sell-side marketing materials for the company’s Trinidad and Tobago business unit.
Before that, Mr. Ansel provided financial advisory services to TXCO Resources, a publicly traded E&P company. He advised management on negotiations with existing lenders and creditors, developed cash flow projections and pro-forma financial statements, supported all aspect of the bankruptcy process, assisted in sell-side due diligence and assisted with the wind down of the remaining business.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Ansel was an M.B.A. intern in the Corporate Finance group at AT&T. In this capacity, he was responsible for modeling volume and revenue projections across multiple product lines. Before returning to graduate school, he held multiple positions at Trinity Industries, a large publicly traded industrial steel company.
Mr. Ansel holds a B.S. in Communication Studies from the University of Texas at Austin and an M.B.A. from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University. He is a member of the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors and is a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor.