Gary Denning is a Senior Advisor to Balmoral on chemical, packaging and industrial transactions. He has over 25 years of experience in M&A related roles including 17 years in investment banking, 5 years in consulting and most recently 3 years as a senior executive at Axiall Corporation focused on M&A, corporate development and strategy. Mr. Denning has worked on over 170 M&A transactions.  He was a Vice President in M&A at Chase Manhattan Bank, a Managing Director at Bear Stearns and the Founder and Head of the Chemicals and Plastics practice at Houlihan Lokey. Gary also served as a Director in the Industrials practice during his tenure with Bear Stearns. His experience has been concentrated in the following sectors: chemicals, packaging, plastics industrials, building products and consumer products. Mr. Denning has a BA from Duke University, an MA from Emory University and an MBA from Fordham University.