Asher Cohen | Managing Director | FTI Consulting
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Asher Cohen

Asher Cohen

  • Managing Director
  • Corporate Finance & Restructuring
  • T: +1 310 728 1378
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    • 1800 Century Park East
    • Suite 450
    • Los Angeles, CA, 90067
    • United States
    • T: +1 310 552 3774
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Asher Cohen is a member of FTI Capital Advisors, FTI Consulting’s investment banking subsidiary. Mr. Cohen specializes in mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”) and capital raise transactions with additional experience in financial restructurings and fairness opinions. Mr. Cohen’s primarily focuses on leading sell-side and buy-side M&A advisory in healthy and distressed situations. He has close to 20 years of investment banking advisory experience within the Telecom, Media & Technology (“TMT”) industry.

Prior to joining FTI Consulting in early 2017, Mr. Cohen spent 12 years at Houlihan Lokey, where he led Telecom and Internet Infrastructure coverage within the TMT Group, including media technologies, cloud, data center, wireline and wireless carriers and com-equipment. He was responsible to strategic corporate finance advisory with extensive execution experience in M&A with additional experience in restructuring and special situation transactions. Prior to that, he served as Director of Corporate Development with IDT Telecom, leading M&A growth strategy and execution. He also was an Associate in the TMT Group of J.P. Morgan Securities in New York, focusing on M&A and other corporate finance transactions.

Relevant Experience:

• Sale of Open Road Films to Raven Capital

• Sale of Ford Models to Ford Models Brasil

• Capital raise for GoDigital Media Group

• Sale of Doremi Labs to Dolby Laboratories

• Pre-pack restructuring of Fuse Media

• Acquisition of Orad TV by Avid Technologies

• Convertible Notes for Avid Technologies

• Merger of MetroPCS with T-Mobile

• Restructuring of NII Holdings (Nextel Int’l)

• Sale of iBahn to Guest-Tek

• Sale of Integra Telecom to Searchlight Capital

• Restructuring of Sorenson Communications

• Sale of DataBank to Avista Capital

• Acquisition of The Planet by SoftLayer

• Sale of Paetec to Windstream

• Acquisition of PacketVideo by NTT DoCoMo

• Acquisition of Pacific Crossing by NTT Communications

• Sale of Genesys Conferencing to West Corp

• Sale of Dataside to ViaWest

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