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David Y. Ying

Senior Managing Director

David Ying is a Senior Managing Director in our advisory business.

He joined Evercore in 2005 and founded the firm's Restructuring and Debt Advisory Group. Mr. Ying has over 35 years of experience in restructuring advisory, liability management, leveraged finance and private equity investing. He has been at the forefront of many of the innovations in leveraged finance and restructurings including exchange offers, exit consents, rescue financings, prepackaged bankruptcies and Section 363 sales.  Prior to joining Evercore he led restructuring groups at Drexel Burnham Lambert in the 1980’s and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in the 1990’s. He was also a partner at JLL Partners, a private equity firm managing over $1B.

Notable clients include Ally, Financial, Cheniere Energy, Chesapeake Energy, Chrysler, CIT Group, Energy Future Holdings, LyondellBasell Industries, General Motors, MGM Mirage, and Sirius XM Radio.

Mr. Ying has a B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

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