Daily News: July 8, 2014

AlixPartners’ Gucfa Named to DBusiness’ ‘Powered By Women’ List

Barbara Gucfa, a metro-Detroit-based director at the global business-advisory firm AlixPartners, received congratulations from her colleagues for being named to the 2014 Powered By Women list compiled by Detroit business magazine DBusiness. Gucfa is being featured in the July/August issue of DBusiness, along with seven other female business leaders in the Metro Detroit area.

Gucfa, who joined AlixPartners in 2005, boasts more than 15 years of industry and consulting experience, with multi-national clients in retail, automotive and high tech among other industries. In the magazine article, she notes that she grew up with a passion for automobiles, which led her to pursue an education in science and engineering.

After several years in industry, Gucfa began her consulting career, first with A.T. Kearney and now with AlixPartners. Her work at AlixPartners has included working on the General Motors turnaround, where she interfaced with that company’s engineering community on matters such as resources, sizing and patents.

“Gucfa stands apart for her consistency in delivering exceptional results again and again for our clients. She has proven time and again her ability to deliver on complex consulting assignments in an efficient and focused manner,” said John Hoffecker, co-president of the Americas at AlixPartners.

To read the entire press release, click here.