Managing Director
lawson@hydeparkcapital.com

Craig Lawson

Mr. Lawson is a Managing Director of Hyde Park Capital, based in San Francisco.

Over his thirty-year financial services career, Mr. Lawson has executed transactions spanning sell-side and buy-side, public and private mergers & acquisitions, capital raising (debt and equity), and strategic advisory assignments.  His focus is predominantly the consumer sector broadly speaking, with particular expertise in pet, vet, and animal health and enthusiast products and services, but also entails retail healthcare, b2b2c models, and other adjacencies.

Immediately prior to Hyde Park Capital, Mr. Lawson was a Managing Director in the Consumer Retail group with TD Cowen, and prior to TD Cowen he was with MHT Partners, a boutique investment bank with offices in San Francisco, Dallas, and Boston, that he co-founded and that was acquired by Cowen, a publicly traded, global financial services firm, in 2020.  Mr. Lawson also previously held senior roles as an M&A banker at Harris Williams (San Francisco), Bank of America Securities (now BAML, San Francisco and NY), and Bear Stearns (NY).  Mr. Lawson started his career at Fidelity Investments as a buy-side securities analyst.

Mr. Lawson holds a B.A. in Economics and History from Tufts University and a Masters in Business Administration from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Lawson also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, Series 7, and 63 securities licenses.

Recent Transactions

Technology
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The undersigned acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Transformyx for this transaction.

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Healthcare
has been acquired by

The undersigned acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Emerald Coast Infectious Disease for this transaction.

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Business Services
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The undersigned acted as the exclusive financial advisor to gFour Marketing for this transaction.

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Consumer
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The undersigned acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Country Meats for this transaction.
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Industrials
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The undersigned acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Ascend Wireless Networks for this transaction.

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Financial Services
has been acquired by

The undersigned acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Mid America Administrative & Retirement Solutions, Inc. for this transaction.

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