Stephen Greene joined the UCLA Anderson faculty after nearly a 30-year career in private equity and investment banking. A specialist in mergers and acquisitions and financial restructuring, his transaction experience includes: public and private M&A, sell-side and buy-side representations, hostile takeovers, Chapter 11 and out-of-court restructurings, capital raisings of both debt and equity, fairness opinions and cross-border deals. He has closed more than 100 large cap and middle market transactions across a wide range of industry verticals including consumer products, financial services, healthcare, industrials, retail and technology.
Professor Greene currently focuses on value-oriented private equity investments through his family office, Crevice Capital Partners. Prior to forming Crevice Capital in 2013, he held partner-level positions in investment banking, merchant banking and private equity, including as a global equity partner at Arthur Andersen LLP, where he was responsible for various components of its U.S. corporate finance and restructuring businesses. He began his investment banking career at Houlihan, Lokey, Howard & Zukin, Inc., and later became Managing Director in charge of Houlihan's San Francisco office.
Professor Greene is a member of the Advisory Board for the Fink Center for Finance and Investments at UCLA Anderson. A member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Beta Gamma Sigma honor societies, he was the recipient of a Fulbright/Hays fellowship for study in the United Kingdom.