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Wilkie CatronSenior Vice President

Wilkie advises clients across industries.

Wilkie’s notable recent clients and transactions include: Fidelity Investments and its $1.63 billion sale of ProBuild Holdings to Builders FirstSource; FFL on in its sale of CHI Overhead Doors to KKR; 3i Group PLC on its sale of Mold-Masters Ltd. to Milacrom LLC; Aurora Capital Group on the sale of Anthony International to Avista Capital Partners; Delphi Automotive in connection with emergence from bankruptcy; and American Axle & Manufacturing in connection with its successful restructuring.

Prior to joining Foros, Wilkie was a Director at Credit Suisse advising clients in the industrials sector.  Previously, Wilkie was a Vice President at Morgan Stanley.  He joined Morgan Stanley from Blackstone where he focused on restructuring in the automotive sector.  Earlier in his career he worked at Harris Williams.

Wilkie earned a B.A. (with distinction) in Economics and Political and Social Thought from the University of Virginia and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

  • Wilkie advises clients across industries

Select Deal Experience

  • Advised Fidelity Investments on sale of ProBuild holdings to Builders FirstSource
  • Advised FFL on sale of CHI Overhead Doors to KKR
  • Advised 3i Group on sale of Mold-Masters to Milacrom

Prior Experience

  • Director, Industrials Group, Credit Suisse
  • Vice President, Morgan Stanley

Education

  • B.A. (with distincton), University of Virginia
  • M.B.A., Harvard Business School