Bill Loughman

Managing Director
Media/Entertainment, Technology, Telecommunications
“Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.” Warren Buffett

About Bill

Bill joined Newport Board Group in 2013 and has worked with companies in the technology, wireless, media and distribution industries. Previously he was the CFO and COO of a provider of staffing services to the telecommunications and technology sectors in Atlanta. In that role Bill was responsible for staffing, project management, human resources and finance functions, helping the company develop controls and forecasting processes. Previous to that Bill was CFO of Mio Group, a wireless service provider in the Caribbean. There he optimized cash flow and facilitated consolidation of international operations. Earlier in his career Bill was CFO and then CEO of Uvumobile, a public company that provided media content and distribution platforms to the wireless industry. As the CFO there he led equity transactions that raised over $12 million. Bill’s accomplishments include leading a private equity raise, an IPO and a $175 million public debt offering along with heading over 15 M&A transactions and 10 business start-ups.

Client Results

  • Grew a company from start-up through private equity financing and successful IPO as CFO, then led a successful sale of the company as CEO.
  • Completed a $175 million public debt offering and negotiated a definitive merger agreement for a public company with $400M in revenue.
  • As a Newport Partner, was engaged by a client to start-up international operations in Korea and China.
Bill Loughman

Areas of
Engagement

  • Provide strategic advice on capital structure, financings, creditor relations and joint ventures in telecom, wireless, technology and other industries.
  • Advise investors on full range of options for debt and equity fund raising.
  • Advise entrepreneur on selection of an investment banker.
  • Advise on M&A strategy, execution and integration.
  • Advise on profitability improvements and cost reduction.

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