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Donovan L. Reid, M.B.A., C.P.A.

                Strategy Consultant

Donovan serves as a Strategy Consultant.  Donovan is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of RodHaven Investment Group, LLC ("RIG"), a private investment firm engaged in the establishment of new businesses, acquisition of existing companies, and global value investing.  He is also the Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Management Committee of The Reid Group, LLC, New York-based SEC and FINRA regulated investment bank, which he founded in 1997.  The Reid Group specializes in private placements of debt and equity, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring advisory services and has been involved in over $5 billion of transaction value.  Prior to The Reid Group, Donovan was a Vice President and functional global head of Corporate & Investment Banking Risk Evaluation at Bank of America.  In this capacity, Donovan was responsible for global oversight of risk assessment and mitigation for all Industry and Product Groups deal origination activities in the $1.8 billion Corporate & Investment Banking Division.  Prior to Bank of America, Donovan was a member of Lehman Brothers, where, as an Associate, he spearheaded capital markets and investment banking activities in the Caribbean Basin.  Prior to Lehman Brothers, his experience included positions at CS First Boston and Arthur Andersen in its Financial Services Industry Division.  Donovan is Executive Chairman of the D. Livingston Reid Foundation, a public charity he formed in 1998 to promote learning among less privileged children.  He holds a New York state license as a Certified Public Accountant ("C.P.A.").



Harvard Business School, Harvard University

MBA, Accounting & Finance, 1995

General Motors Fellow


Pace University

BBA, Accounting, 1988

magna cum laude



  • Business Planning

  • Private Placements

  • Investment & Retail Banking

  • Marketing

  • Strategy & Finance

  • Financial Accounting

  • Corporate Restructuring

  • Risk Assessment & Management

  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Regional Focus.          Experience.          Results.

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