Dan Johnson is a Managing Director at Ankura with over a decade of experience executing corporate finance, restructuring, valuation, M&A, and recapitalization assignments, as well as operational restructuring and corporate planning initiatives. He has advised small- and large-cap public and private companies, corporate boards, special committees, financial sponsors, secured lenders and creditor committees across industry sectors, with a specific focus in the energy sector. He is based in Denver.
Prior to joining Ankura, Dan was a director at a national boutique restructuring and financial advisory firm. Before that, he was a senior vice president at Houlihan Lokey, where he provided financial advisory services to clients in the energy, industrials, healthcare, retail and technology industries. He has broad experience valuing businesses and securities, preparing cash flow projections and business plans, evaluating solvency and liquidity, and conducting due diligence assignments on behalf of financial and strategic acquirers. He began his career in the audit and assurance practice of Deloitte & Touche.
Dan earned both a BS and MS in business administration with an emphasis in accounting from the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he graduated with distinction. He is both a Certified Public Accountant and a CFA Charterholder and holds inactive FINRA Series 79 and 63 securities licenses. He is a member of the CFA Institute, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Turnaround Management Association and American Bankruptcy Institute.
Dan’s professional experience includes: