Steven R. Gerbsman

Managing PrincipalGerbsman Partners

Mr. Gerbsman is an internationally recognized Crisis/Turnaround CEO/Restructuring Professional, private investment banker and angel investor who has been involved in maximizing enterprise value, and stakeholder and shareholder value in a broad variety of industries. He has worked with a wide spectrum of senior and junior lenders, bondholder groups, venture capital and private equity sources, private investors and institutional groups. Mr. Gerbsman has over 51 years of senior management, marketing, sales and finance experience, and has been involved in various business and investment ventures as an office, director, consultant and investor, both in the U.S. and internationally. Since 1980, he has been in the business of maximizing enterprise value for highly leveraged, under-valued, under-performing and under-capitalized technology, digital marketing, life science, medical device, cyber security, fuel cell and solar energy companies and their intellectual property, as well as assisting technology, digital marketing, cyber security and medical device intellectual property companies with access to capital markets, strategic alliances, M&A, distribution of content and licensing. Mr. Gerbsman has been involved in over $2.3 billion of restructuring, financing and M&A transactions, terminating/restructuring in excess of $810 million of real estate, sub-debt and equipment lease executory contracts and, since 2001, has maximized enterprise value for over 107 companies and their intellectual property. In 2000, he also began focusing on Israeli and European technology and life science companies, with the objective of providing access to the U.S. capital markets and developing strategic alliances, M&A and licensing opportunities for them.

Sessions
Oct 23 3:00 PM Investing trends in the innovation economy

A discussion with Skip Kelly, Silicon Valley Bank