Since joining HT Capital Advisors, Mr. Rathbone has focused on middle market M&A transactions across multiple segments, including:
• Industrial Distribution
• Business Services
• Media and Media Services
• Food & Beverage
• Heavy Equipment/Mining Services
• Automotive (Tires & Wheels)
His primary focus is on sell-side transactions, and he has extensive experience at all stages of a middle market transaction from origination to execution through closing. Mr. Rathbone has completed numerous cross-border transactions representing clients based in the USA, Australia and Europe. He started his business career in 1996.
Prior to joining HT Capital Advisors in 2007, Mr. Rathbone held the position of Vice President with iQ Venture Partners, a New York based investment bank specializing in capital raising for early-stage companies, private equity funds, and hedge funds.
Mr. Rathbone is a supporter of numerous charities and initiatives which support children and young people globally, including World Vision, a charity organization dedicated to working with communities worldwide; and Youth Beyond Blue, an Australian initiative focused on mental health support for young people.
Mr. Rathbone holds a Diploma of Financial Services from the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) and has earned the Master of Applied Finance and Investment qualification, also at FINSIA. He also holds 7, 63, 79 and 99 securities licenses.