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David Y. Ying

Senior Managing Director and Head of Restructuring

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

He joined Evercore in 2005 and is a co-founder and head of the firm's Restructuring and Debt Advisory Group. Mr. Ying has over 30 years of experience in restructuring advisory, at Smith Barney and Miller Buckfire Ying & Co, in leveraged finance, at Drexel Burnham Lambert and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, and in private equity investing, at JLL Partners. 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. Notable recent clients include Ally, Financial, American International Group, Chrysler, CIT Group, LyondellBasell Industries, 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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Recent Transactions

  • October 2014

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation

    Advising Occidental Petroleum Corporation on the spin-off of its California oil and gas business, California Resources Corporation
  • September 2014

    Athlon Energy

    Advising Athlon Energy on its $7.1 billion sale to Encana Corporation
  • August 2014

    Tribune Media Company

    Advised Tribune Media Company on the $545 million spin-off of Tribune Publishing Company