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Sam W. Clark, IV

Senior Managing Director


Mr. Clark is a Senior Managing Director and leads Conway MacKenzie’s Valuation & Opinion Services practice. He has over 30 years of experience advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, valuations, financings, and assessing strategic alternatives in such industries as energy, healthcare, manufacturing, real estate and technology.

Mr. Clark leads teams that provide valuation and due diligence advice in mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, spinoffs, recapitalizations, going-private transactions, exchange offers, equity reorganizations and strategic alternative assessments to public and private companies, startups, boards of directors, special committees, financial institutions and independent fiduciaries. Mr. Clark interviews and conducts due diligence with senior management teams and has also served as a testifying expert.

Mr. Clark is a Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”), accredited in business valuation (“ABV”), a senior member of the American Society of Appraisers (“ASA”), a licensed real estate broker in the State of Texas, and a state-certified real estate appraiser in the State of Texas. He maintains Series 7, 79, and 63 securities licenses.

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Conway MacKenzie, Mr. Clark was a Managing Director at Houlihan Lokey where he helped lead the firm’s Financial Advisory Services effort and was the global Head of Tax and Financial Reporting Valuation, Due Diligence Services, and the Tangible Asset Advisory Group, collectively Transaction Advisory Services. Furthermore, Mr. Clark was responsible for management and oversight of the Financial Advisory Services practice and served as a member on the firm’s management committee.