Dan Zacchei

Managing Partner

Dan Zacchei advises boards of directors, management teams and senior investment professionals on high-stakes communications and strategic positioning matters. He leads many of Longacre Square’s ongoing corporate and financial communications mandates and special situations matters including contested and friendly transactions, proxy fights, debt restructurings, governance issues, and large-scale crises.

He represents a range of public and private companies, including some of the world’s most high-profile brands. His clients also include dozens of institutional asset managers running hedge fund, private equity, credit and debt, and active strategies.

Representative matters include:

  • CVS Health on its proposed $8 billion acquisition of Signify Health and its $69 billion merger and subsequent integration with Aetna, as well as ongoing positioning for the investment community and various corporate governance matters
  • Revlon Inc. in its Chapter 11 restructuring
  • Farallon Capital Management in its engagement with Toshiba Corporation and the addition of a Farallon representative to the Board
  • Sachem Head Capital Management in its proxy contest at US Foods
  • Preferred Apartments in its $5.8 billion sale to Blackstone
  • Senator and Cannae Holdings in their bid for CoreLogic and subsequent proxy fight

Dan was recently recognized by Business Insider as one of the top financial public relations professionals “CEOs are scrambling to hire.” Prior to Longacre Square, Dan spent more than a decade at Sloane & Company, where he was President of the Special Situations Group.

Dan holds a B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross. He lives in Westchester with his wife and daughter.