As Managing Director at HT Capital Advisors, Mr. Rathbone has focused on middle market M&A transactions across multiple segments, including:
-Industrial Distribution & Services
-Automotive (Tires, Wheels, Parts) Distribution & Services across retail, wholesale, and commercial markets
-Equipment Rental & Sales
-Business Services (IT, Media, Managed Services, Other)
Mr. Rathbone’s 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 United States, Australia and the United Kingdom.
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 supporting children, teens, and adults globally, including World Vision, a charity organization dedicated to working with communities worldwide; BeyondBlue, an Australian initiative focused on mental health support for young people; and Bears of Hope, a pregnancy and infant loss support organization.
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.
nancial 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.