2012 AREAA National Convention

Managing Partner

Mr. Xenick is a co-founder of LCG’s FINRA registered broker/dealer and manages the firm’s foreign investor practice, mergers and acquisitions advisory practice, as well as various strategic partnerships of the firm, including LCG’s South Florida/Latin American corporate advisory practice, and its institutional capital placements practice that is focused on the commercial real estate and natural resources sectors. Mr. Xenick brings over 20 years of investment banking and financial advisory experience to LCG. Before joining LCG in 2007, he was a Managing Director for five years at Atlantic American Capital Advisors, a Tampa-based investment bank, where he led many successful corporate finance and merger and acquisition transactions across multiple industries including media/telecommunications, information technology, software, specialty finance, food and concessions, post-secondary education, manufacturing, business services and nutritional health products. Prior to joining Atlantic American, Mr. Xenick worked at Communications Equity Associates (CEA), a boutique global investment and merchant bank, where he served as a Vice President in CEA’s global investment banking practice for over eight years. After joining CEA in 1994, Mr. Xenick provided investment banking, private equity and strategic advisory services to CEA’s entertainment and new media clients in the U.S. and the Middle East, and was specifically responsible for the telecommunications, technology, Internet, and music industries, and successfully closed numerous middle-market private placements, corporate financing and merger and acquisition transactions within these industries. Before CEA, Mr. Xenick worked for four years as a senior auditor for the international public accounting firm of Ernst & Young. Practice Areas: • Private Placements • Funding of EB-5 Capital • Debt Placements • Mergers & Acquisition Advisory • Business Valuations • Transaction Due Diligence and Risk Management • Strategic Advisory Industry Expertise: • Commercial Real Estate • Healthcare • Natural Resources • Commercial & Industrial • Defense and Technology • Mr. Xenick graduated from the University of Florida where he received both his Bachelor and Master degrees in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American and Florida Institutes of CPAs and the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), where serves as a Director of the ACG’s Tampa Bay chapter. Mr. Xenick is LCG’s Chief Compliance Officer and holds Series 24, 7, 79 and 63 securities registrations.