L. New York
Life at FGS Global
Provides strategic communications counsel to companies on a wide range of business critical issues and special situations, including complex M&A, shareholder activism, crisis situations, corporate positioning, reputation management and investor relations programs.
Life Pre-FGS Global
Began career at the banking group at J.P. Morgan with subsequent roles on the investment side across private equity, activist and value investing, and restructuring.
Life Beyond FGS Global
Loves art, traveling and good food.
Karina Barton is a Director in the New York office. She has over 10 years of experience advising clients on complex financial transactions and special situations, including mergers and acquisitions, shareholder activism, spin-offs, public offerings, and debt restructuring. She brings extensive experience and understanding of both public and private markets. Karina also has a strong expertise in crisis and reputation management advising clients on high-profile matters.
Karina started her career at the banking group at J.P. Morgan with subsequent roles on the investments side, focusing on private equity transactions in the middle market, activist and value investing, and restructuring.
Karina holds a BS from Plekhanov University of Economics, M.S. from CUNY Baruch College and MBA from the Wharton School. She is fluent in Russian and English.