Specialties Industrial

Karl is a Partner and co-head of Livingstone’s US Industrial practice, with particular transaction expertise in industrial technology, technical manufacturing, electrical equipment, medical device outsourced manufacturing, power generation, precision machining, capital equipment, and commercial & industrial services. He has nearly 20 years of experience advising domestic and international mid-market companies on M&A transactions, debt and equity capital raises, and financial restructurings.

Karl’s clients and counterparties have comprised multinational publicly-held corporations, entrepreneur and family-owned companies, private equity firms, and family offices investors. His experience also includes advising on numerous cross-border transactions.

Prior to Livingstone, Karl was a Vice President in Mesirow Financial’s Corporate Restructuring Group and a Senior Associate in KPMG’s Corporate Recovery practice. Karl is a Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor.


  • BBA, University of Michigan