Marvin Turner

Washington, District of Columbia, US

Executive | Advisor | Professor | Governance Leader
Marvin's Skills

About Marvin

• Directed HUD’s office for the District of Columbia and National Capital Area
• Participated in the financing of nearly $4 billion in real estate
• Led Federal foreclosure prevention efforts in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area during recession
• Resurrected the Regional Interagency Council to Prevent and End Homelessness
• Directed national program for Continuity of Operations and Continuity of Government for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
• Directed mission capability for Federal response for Presidential disaster declarations for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, including working with Hurricanes Floyd, Ike, Katrina, Rita and the Federal response to the September 11, 2001 attacks
• Worked closely with the Department of Homeland Security on the interagency implementation of the National Response Plan and the National Incident Management System
• Served on the Business and Strategic Plan Review Committee for Bell of Pennsylvania, Diamond State Bell and C&P Telephone Companies
• Served on the finance team for the acquisition of Metromobile Communications Corporation by Bell Atlantic ($1.6 billion)
• Served on the finance team for the Bell Atlantic / Ameritech joint venture in New Zealand ($3 billion)
• Served on the finance team for a major acquisition of a telephone company in Argentina
• Served as an economic advisor to several financial institutions in Volgograd, Russia
• Corporate Finance Advisor for acquirer of West African pharmaceutical company - developed financial strategy, drafted business plan and obtained seven figure commitment from investor groups
• Corporate Financial Advisor for Ukrainian telephone company - developed business plan and formation of recapitalization and post-merger implementation of operations
• Developed representative office for Wisconsin based M&A advisory firm in Washington Metropolitan area
• Developed representative office for Chicago based merchant bank in Washington Metropolitan area and received national recognition for deal flow
• Provided funding and directed business planning and relationship activities for financial advisory firm serving venture capital candidates
• Developed needs requirements for integrated systems management, reviewed staff requirements and data flow and reviewed covenants in various public debt offerings
• Corporate Financial Advisor for technology firm’s proposed public offering - drafted business plan and performed initial due diligence
• Corporate Financial Advisor to information technology consulting and financial services firm
• Consulting Chief Financial Officer for distributor of fresh baked cakes and pies - developed strategies for buyout of non-working partner, turnaround of firm’s accounts receivable and reduction of account payables
• Corporate Finance Advisor for developer of Assisted Living Centers in various parts of Maryland. Coordinated business plan, commercial loan proposal and tax credit strategies – secured successful commitment letter from commercial lender
• Corporate Financial Advisor for acquirer of distributor of medical supplies - developed business plan, negotiated purchase price, coordinated funding efforts
• Corporate Financial Advisor for acquiring group of original equipment manufacturer - negotiated significant price reduction in purchase price, coordinated initial due diligence and valuation efforts
• Prepared detailed financial pro forma for use in presenting media publication business plan to investment groups
• Financial Advisory Services - developed several versions of business plan and secured high six-figure commercial loan for the securities law firm
• Strategic Advisor to Office of Communications Business Opportunities - provided significant research, document drafting and advice on formation of a $21 million early stage venture fund focused on emerging telecommunications businesses
• Developed upper level internet based course in financial management for college students

Work Experience

President and CEO

Seabury TFX (HK) Limited

August 2013 - December 2016