A&M Transaction Advisory Group Expands With New Managing Directors

Alvarez & Marsal expanded its Transaction Advisory Group U.S. practice with two new managing directors, Peter Gougousis and Jeffrey Jones.

Restructuring Lawyer Noble Joins McGuireWoods as Partner

Kenneth E. Noble has joined McGuireWoods’ Restructuring and Insolvancy department as a partner in New York.

Mackinac Adds Turnaround, Restructuring Exec Bittner

Mackinac Partners added former PwC and Grant Thornton partner John Bittner as a senior managing director to lead the firm’s Southwest Restructuring practice.

April 2017

April 2017
Turnaround Management
Vol. 15, No. 3

Separating ‘Good’ Business from ‘Bad’ Business: AEG Partners’ Award-Winning Turnaround of Compressor Engineering

Compressor Engineering enjoyed two years of significant revenue as it expanded into new service areas. At the same time, the company started to experience lower profitability and tighter liquidity. Were these issues driven by the expansion or were there other more deeply rooted problems? The company called in AEG Partners, which discovered undetected problems that threatened the very existence of the business. AEG implemented a plan and resulted in a turnaround honored as TMA’s Chicago/Midwest Chapter’s 2016 Turnaround of the Year.

Teneo Adds Two Restructuring Leaders from Carl Marks

Teneo Holdings expanded its Restructuring practice through the addition of Christopher K. Wu and Charles Boguslaski who join as president and senior managing director, respectively.

Carl Marks Adds Agran to Restructuring Team

Carl Marks Advisors added Steven F. Agran as managing director to work on restructuring deals and relationship management and marketing in the northeast

Diercks to Lead Clear Thinking Group Creditors Rights Practice

Clear Thinking Group named Patrick Diercks as head of its Creditors’ Rights Group practice. The company was also named plan administration for retailer Joyce Leslie’s liquidation.

Collard Honored with SmartCEO Distinguished Leadership Award

Turnaround veteran and a founder of the Turnaround Management Association has been recognized by SmartCEO Magazine for his distinguished career and achievements in the turnaround community.

A&M Names Hayward Head of Mid-East Turnaround Team

Alvarez & Marsal appointed Neil Hayward managing director and head of the Middle East Restructuring and Turnaround team.