Charles Smith is the founder and Managing Partner of Pegasus Intellectual Capital Solutions, a boutique investment bank engaged in corporate finance related to mergers and acquisitions – including cross-border – exit planning, capital raising, restructuring and workout, and creating and executing shareholder value maximization strategies. PegasusICS is headquartered in Chicago, Ill., and operates across the U.S. as well as internationally. They are innovators in advising clients on how to design corporate governance structures for the increasingly challenging Knowledge Era, and in advising clients on how to improve value creation via knowledge management through the use of their proprietary Intellectual Capital AuditTM. They are the sole U.S, representative of Acquisitions International and were named 2013 Investment Banking Boutique of the Year by Acquisition Finance Magazine. Follow Charles here.