Geoffrey Richards

Head of Private Capital Solutions
New York

Geoffrey Richards has more than 20 years of transaction experience in an extensive range of financing, restructuring and mergers and acquisitions engagements. Mr. Richards has advised public and private companies, private equity sponsors and other institutional investors on a variety of credit solutions. Mr. Richards was previously head of North America debt finance and restructuring at Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., head of special situations and restructuring at William Blair & Company and a partner in the Kirkland & Ellis LLP restructuring practice. Since 2001, Mr. Richards has taught corporate restructuring as an adjunct professor at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law.