Ronald Brown is a seasoned transaction attorney whose work and career have spanned the globe. Ron’s transaction experience includes joint ventures, acquisitions and dispositions, equity and debt capital funding and other corporate transactions. His experience also includes multi-sector asset and project finance transactions and real estate experience involving property acquisition transactions, real estate development and real estate finance. Ron’s corporate and finance transaction experience spans a variety of sectors, including energy, financial services, manufacturing, and transportation and his experience includes transactions across the globe, including U.S., European, Asian and African transactions.
Having lived and worked in more than ten different African countries during his career, he has gained a reputation as a go-to expert when it comes to financing power projects, aircraft, shipping assets and equipment in the U.S. and Africa, with experience that includes representing business entities, banks, airlines, lessors, project developers and African governments.
Ron’s African business experience includes launching an African based manufacturing company. As a principal in that company, Ron was involved in all aspects of creating a startup business, including formulating a business plan and strategy, raising capital, recruiting management, hiring and training employees, managing staff and designing and implementing manufacturing processes.
Ron began his career at Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts and gained additional experience with Mudge Rose Guthrie Alexander & Ferdon and LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae. In addition to large Wall Street law firm experience, he has a wealth of knowledge gained from his experiences in law and business on the African continent.
Ronald Brown is a graduate of Harvard College (AB), the New York University School of Law (JD) and the New York University Graduate School of Business (MBA