George N. Koutsonicolis specializes in capital restructuring, operational restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, and capital raising initiatives on behalf of the firm’s clients. Mr. Koutsonicolis possesses significant experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, financial services/mortgage originators, residential & commercial real estate, energy, manufacturing & distribution, business services, IT, and luxury & leisure goods. Prior to joining SOLIC, Mr. Koutsonicolis served as a Director at Navigant Capital Advisors, LLC, supporting numerous restructuring and investment banking mandates. Before joining Navigant Capital Advisors, LLC and its predecessor Casas, Benjamin & White, Mr. Koutsonicolis held an Associate position with Scotia Capital, the Corporate and Investment Banking division of The Bank of Nova Scotia, in the Energy and Utilities Group. Prior to joining Scotia Capital, he served as a Financial Analyst with ComEd’s Energy Sales and Marketing organization, structuring energy derivatives and commodity electricity transactions, evaluating competitive threats and performing valuations of electric utility assets. Mr. Koutsonicolis received his Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business with concentrations in Finance, Economics and Entrepreneurship and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Loyola University of Chicago. He is Series 7 & 63 certified, holds the AIRA Certification in Distressed Business Valuation, and is a Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor.