SEAN CLEMENS OF RAINMAKER SECURITIES & PARK LANE ADVISORS - WINNER OF THE 8TH ANNUAL EMERGING LEADERS AWARDS

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rainmaker Securities is pleased to announce that The M&A Advisor has chosen Sean Clemens as one of the winners of the Emerging Leaders Awards. The Annual M&A Advisor Emerging Leaders Awards was born as the 40 Under 40 Awards in the United States in 2010 to recognize and celebrate the achievements of young M&A professionals.

Sean is Senior Vice President of Sports Investment Banking at Park Lane Advisors and registered agent of Rainmaker Securities. Clemens joined Park Lane in 2009 and plays a principal role in the firm's financial analysis, due diligence, document preparation, and research. Through Rainmaker Securities, Sean facilitates transactions between buyers and sellers of equity and debt, having worked on transactions across all major American sports leagues, minor leagues, European soccer, and spanning a wide range of sports-based businesses. He is an active participant on the firm's deal review team, evaluating potential engagements including capital raising transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and restructurings. Clemens is a key contributor to Park Lane's valuation practice and liaises with the firm's broker dealer to manage compliance efforts. He has authored several SportsBusiness Journal articles and sports industry white papers on behalf of Park Lane. Clemens is a graduate of Cornell University, where he earned a B.A. in Economics and Spanish.

"It is an honor to be recognized by The M&A Advisor as an Emerging Leader in the Dealmaker category," said Clemens. "I am extremely humbled to be named alongside so many accomplished corporate finance professionals on this year's list. This achievement is a reflection of our outstanding team at Park Lane, and it speaks to our mission to work on great deals and deliver results."

To view the complete list of this year Emerging Leaders Award Winners, click here.

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