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Sam W. Clark, IV

Senior Managing Director


Mr. Clark is a Senior Managing Director and leads Conway MacKenzie’s Valuation and Opinion Services practice and is the managing shareholder in the Dallas office.

He has over 30 years of experience advising clients in such industries as energy, healthcare, manufacturing, real estate and technology. Mr. Clark leads teams that provide financial advice in mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, spinoffs, recapitalizations, going-private transactions, exchange offers, equity reorganizations and strategic alternative assessments to public and private companies.

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 general 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.

Mr. Clark previously served as Managing Director of PricewaterhouseCoopers Southwest Regional Valuation and Corporate Finance practice.  He later transitioned that practice as a Managing Director and Founder to form Standard & Poor’s Southwest Valuation practice.