Thane Carlston is a Managing Director and Global Co-Head of Capital Structure Advisory at Moelis & Company. Since co-founding the group in 2008, it has become a recognized market leader globally, advising on hundreds of matters representing over $1 trillion in value. Thane has worked in the investment banking industry for 30 years, with a specialized focus on capital structure advisory. He has extensive expertise in the distressed advisory sector working with companies, corporate boards, creditor groups, sponsors and corporate parents of troubled subsidiaries.
Thane has structured and led numerous out-of-court transactions utilizing exchange offers, consent solicitations, and negotiations with lenders to secure bank amendments and waivers. He also has extensive experience in distressed M&A, debt financing and advising on matters that involve pre-packaged, pre-arranged and unplanned Chapter 11 reorganizations.
Prior to joining Moelis & Company, Thane co-headed the Recapitalization & Restructuring Group at Jefferies. He holds an M.B.A. from UCLA Anderson School of Management and earned a B.A. from the University of Utah, where he serves on the advisory board for the Eccles School of Business.