Executive Director, Seabury Merchant Banking
1350 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
Direct: +1 212 284 1147
Fax: +1 212 284 1144
Stephan Krastev joined Seabury in April 2002. During his tenure at Seabury, Mr. Krastev has structured and executed a broad range of transactions, including restructuring, capital raising and M&A advisory.Most recently, Mr. Krastev was involved in the highly successful liquidity financing programs for US Airways ($525M) and Air Canada (C$1B) and advised Frontier Airlines in its acquisition by Republic Airways. Prior high-profile assignments include US Airways’ liquidity financing program ($1.1B) in 2008; advising Northwest Airlines (2005-2007) during its financial restructuring, including arranging $750 million of new equity and restructuring of debt obligations; and advising Air Canada (2003-2004) and US Airways (2002-2003) during their respective court-supervised proceedings, including restructuring of aircraft debt and lease financings.
Prior to joining Seabury, Mr. Krastev was with Salomon Smith Barney’s Healthcare Investment Banking group, where he performed valuation analyses and assisted in the execution of various transaction types.
Mr. Krastev holds a B.S. degree with a double major in Finance and Computer Applications Information Systems from the University of Bridgeport. He is a FINRA registered representative with Series 7, 63 and 79.