Houlihan Lokey Expands Capital Markets Group with New Hire

Christopher Hebble Rejoins the Firm as a Managing Director

NEW YORK--()--Houlihan Lokey (NYSE: HLI), the international investment bank, today announced that Chris Hebble has rejoined the firm as a Managing Director in the firm’s Capital Markets Group. He is based in Los Angeles.

Mr. Hebble joins from Cerberus Capital Management (CCM), where he was a Managing Director responsible for origination, underwriting, portfolio management, and investment exits for a broad range of private finance transactions. Prior to CCM, he was a Principal at Caltius Mezzanine Partners in Los Angeles, a fund focused on providing junior capital financing alternatives to privately held middle market companies. Mr. Hebble was a Vice President at Houlihan Lokey from 2000–2004.

“As alternative sources of financing continue to grow substantially, both in demand and availability, our clients more than ever require deep expertise in a broad range of capital markets solutions,” said Scott Adelson, Co-President and Co-Head of Corporate Finance. “Having worked on nearly every type of private financing transaction, Chris is very well-positioned to deliver this depth of expertise to our clients, and we’re delighted that he has returned to Houlihan Lokey,” he added.

“Over the past several years, Houlihan Lokey has built a substantial Capital Markets Group that delivers unique, bespoke financing solutions to its clients. I’m thrilled to return to the firm at such an exciting stage of its growth and I look forward to continuing the success it has achieved to date,” said Mr. Hebble.

The Houlihan Lokey Capital Markets Group is a leading provider of global financing solutions and capital-raising advisory services for a broad range of corporate and private equity clients across all industry verticals. Following the addition of Mr. Hebble, Houlihan Lokey’s Capital Markets Group now comprises 30 professionals across New York, London, and Los Angeles.

Mr. Hebble holds a B.S. from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA in Finance from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.

About Houlihan Lokey

Houlihan Lokey is an international investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, valuation, and strategic consulting. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Independent advice and intellectual rigor are hallmarks of our commitment to client success across our advisory services. Houlihan Lokey is ranked as the No. 1 M&A advisor for U.S. transactions under $5 billion, the No. 1 global restructuring advisor, and the No. 1 M&A fairness opinion advisor for U.S. transactions over the past 10 years, according to Thomson Reuters. For more information, please visit www.hl.com.

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Houlihan Lokey
Investor Relations:
212-331-8225
ir@hl.com
or
Media Relations:
212-331-8223
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