Mr. Cinali is a strategy, transactions and restructuring executive with extensive senior leadership experience with both public and private companies. As a transformational leader, he has worked with a broad array of companies including high-growth technology firms to companies undergoing financial and operational turnarounds in Chapter 11 cases. He is a co-founder of Springwell Capital Partners.
Prior to Springwell, Mr. Cinali was the Corporate Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at Hughes Electronics where he led the strategic transformation of Hughes into an Americas-based services business. Before Hughes, Mr. Cinali spent four years as the VP of Mergers & Acquisitions at AT&T Corp. where he and his team successfully developed and executed over $90 billion in transactions including the divestitures of dozens of non-core businesses and the purchase of companies in the wire line, wireless, cable, broadband services and Internet sectors. Mr. Cinali also spent six years at GE Capital and completed several corporate mergers and acquisitions, equity investments, leveraged financing transactions and restructurings. Prior to GE Capital, he was at Bain & Co. as a strategy consultant and participated in a number of operational and strategic realignment of businesses.
Mr. Cinali has a BS/BA in Engineering and Economics from Brown University and a MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School.