Daily News: February 10, 2015

AlixPartners Announces Fourteen Promotions to Managing Director

AlixPartners announced the promotions of fourteen new managing directors.

“I am very proud that fourteen of our senior directors across three continents have demonstrated the client service excellence that qualifies them to become managing directors at AlixPartners. At a time when our clients must address and master greater levels of complexity in their businesses, a dynamic global environment, and the need to build resilience throughout their organizations, we must be ready to provide the kind of challenging thinking and operational expertise that will deliver rapid and meaningful benefits,” said Fred Crawford, chief executive officer of AlixPartners. “When positive change is hard to come by, and even healthy companies look outside their businesses for great, difference-making advisory talent, we continue to offer our most senior people as partners to our clients, to support their ambitions to restore, protect, and drive value through their businesses.”

Some of the promotions include:



Gaurav Chhabra, in AlixPartners’ Enterprise Improvement group, has more than 20 years of experience in leading enterprise-wide performance improvement engagements, especially in procurement. His delivery skills have been instrumental to relationships that the firm has built in retail and services.


Giacomo Cantu, in AlixPartners’ Enterprise Improvement group, has over 20 years of experience in analytical-driven problem solving, delivering high-impact cost reduction for clients across the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Richard Wallace, in AlixPartners’ Information Management & Services group, has over 20 years of consulting experience, specializing in IT & Applied Analytics. Wallace’s expertise is in advising clients regarding overall strategic direction enabled by technology, with a focus on how to structure and position their companies for greater profit and improved operating efficiencies.


David Wireman, in AlixPartners’ Enterprise Improvement group, has been an integral part of our global aerospace & defense (A&D) team. Wireman also has demonstrated expertise in manufacturing and operations in adjacent industries, such as oil & gas and technology, and in leading clients through complex acquisitions.


John Bonno, in AlixPartners’ Enterprise Improvement group, is a supply chain expert who is well-recognized for his experience in executing complex assignments. He complements his supply chain skills with expert knowledge of the grocery industry and expertise in the gaming industry.

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