Howell International Inc. provides strategic business advisory services both domestically and internationally.  Our activities are concentrated in the area of finance and business development.


In all cases we seek to build relationships with our clients based on trust, discretion and the maintenance of highly professional standards.  We have provided a diverse range of services including the development of complex cross border joint ventures, assistance in the sale of several companies, support of early stage companies (that subsequently grew into nationally recognized successes) and the provision of "virtual CFO" expertise to several dynamic organizations.


Peter L. Howell

Mr. Howell offers a strong financial and managerial background in investment banking, commercial banking and senior level financial management.  He has extensive experience working with senior managers, entrepreneurs and top-level government officials in complex, high-pressure situations. In addition to his financial background he has developed a solid understanding of governance issues, risk management and stakeholder awareness. 


Mr. Howell's career includes several years as a Global Managing Director for Rabobank - one of the largest and strongest banks in the world.  In the international arena Rabobank focuses on the food and agriculture sector and during his time with the bank Mr. Howell managed both the Western European and Canadian corporate banking activities.  Prior to establishing Howell International Inc. Mr. Howell was an Executive Director of the International Advisory Division for Lehman Brothers International where he worked on developing financial strategies for countries and state owned enterprises. Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, he was a Vice President of The Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A. in New York and Santiago, Chile where he worked with a range of companies from small corporates to large corporate restructurings.


As Managing Director of Howell International Mr. Howell has had the privilege of working with numerous organizations of all sizes and stages of maturity.


Mr. Howell has lived in six countries and worked on almost every continent.  He speaks Spanish and Italian and is a graduate of Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service.