Ron E. Ainsworth has over thirty-five years of investment banking experience, during which he has overseen 400 transactions totaling over $15 billion across an array of industries including food services, healthcare, manufacturing, apparel and technology. Ron currently resides as the Chairman of Tellson Securities, Inc., a full-service investment bank he co-founded with Andrew Boyd-Jones, which focuses on providing intelligent business solutions to the middle market.
Mr. Ainsworth’s Investment Banking career started in 1981 when he co-founded Trenwith Securities, Inc., a then two-person financial advisory firm focused on turn-around businesses. As the CEO of Trenwith Securities, Inc., Ron partnered with one the nation’s leading accounting firms and grew Trenwith from its humble beginnings into an international Investment Bank with offices across 110 different countries. Mr. Ainsworth worked with his partners in Latin America, Canada, India and China to develop an international M&A and Corporate Finance business. He served as Chairman while expanding Trenwith China presence with the development of a Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprise in Beijing, China.
After selling Trenwith Securities, Inc. in 2008, Ron pursued various personal investments:
Most recently in 2017, Mr. Ainsworth completed the acquisition of a minority interest in Gussing Renewable Energy America. Gussing Renewable Energy is a carbon recycling company headquarter in Vienna Austria and has power plants in Thailand, Japan, Austria and USA.
In 2015 Mr. Ainsworth with his partners acquired a minority interest in 3 Pam LLC. In his role as managing partner, Mr. Ainsworth lead the recapitalization of 3 Pam LLC and negotiated an exclusive asset management agreement with the Bravo Fund, a $3.5 billion dollar distress debt fund managed by PIMCO. Over the next 2 years, Mr. Ainsworth would remain a shareholder and board member, where he would provide guidance on a $ 3.0 billion dollar portfolio of defaulted mortgage pools.
Also in 2015, Mr. Ainsworth would sell NuView Financial Service to Land Home Financial Services, the 42nd largest mortgage lenders in the US. In 2013, Mr. Ainsworth formed a partnership to acquire a controlling interest in Loan Leaders of America. One of the largest California mortgage lender since 1997.
Also in 2013, Mr. Ainsworth co-managed the acquisition and recapitalization of Informationlogix, a technology company that provides services to Bank of America, US Trust, and Merrill Lynch. Today Ainsworth still serves on the executive management committee and board director.
In 2010, Mr. Ainsworth was co-founder of NuView Financial Services LLC. NuView purchased and serviced non-preforming mortgage debt from the major money center banks.