Corbitt Simmons

Associate Director, Mergers & Acquisitions

Corbitt is responsible for coordination of M&A transactions within Hancock Natural Resource Group’s global platform.  He is currently serving a three-year secondment in Australia in support of the Australasian agricultural platform expansion.  In addition, he is involved in investment strategy development, assessment of acquisition opportunities and transaction management.  Prior to joining the M&A team, Corbitt served as Senior Portfolio Analyst for HTRG’s Client Account Management group and Senior Planning Analyst for Hancock Forest Management – Southern Division.  Before joining Hancock in 2004, he worked for Forest Technology Group as part of the forest planning and analysis consulting team.  Corbitt holds a BS in Forest Management from North Carolina State University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.