David M. Johnson
Mr. Johnson has twelve years of experience in financial advisory and business restructuring roles including operational improvement, cash management, creditor negotiation, and litigation resolution. During his tenure at Sherwood Partners, Inc., Mr. Johnson has advised investors, lenders, and/or management of over 50 companies.
Prior to joining Sherwood Partners, Inc., Mr. Johnson was a Director of Asset Management at a $13 billion (assets) publicly-traded REIT. Specializing in underperforming properties, he managed the workout, exchange, and/or disposition of over $500 million of commercial real estate. Previously, Mr. Johnson was a Managing Director of a boutique investment bank where he provided advisory services to privately-held companies in the food and direct mail industries. Additionally, he assisted in the launch of the firm’s activist hedge fund, identifying and investing in underperforming companies.
Mr. Johnson spent four years with an international turnaround management firm in various capacities, including as Vice President of a $150 million business services company. During that time, the operations of the company were completely overhauled, the balance sheet restructured, and the company prepared for a successful sale. Other activities included providing interim management, forensic accounting and valuation services for multiple clients, including a national health care organization.
Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics and Economics from Franklin & Marshall College. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.