AlixPartners Report: Americans Will Spend More on Holiday Shopping

An AlixPartners report reveals 87% of Americans say they will spend as much or more this season, with over a third (36%) saying it’ll be more. However, 48% say they’re willing to switch brands if tariffs on the products they purchase increase prices more than 10%.

AlixPartners to Acquire Zolfo Cooper

AlixPartners entered into an agreement to acquire independent financial advisory and interim management firm Zolfo Cooper.

Fintech Expert Flamme Joins AlixPartners

Payments and financial technology industry expert Mark Flamme has joined AlixPartners as a managing director in its Enterprise Improvement group based Chicago.

Arbitration/Damages Expert Taylor Joins AlixPartners

Arbitration and damages expert Greig Taylor joined AlixPartners as a managing director in its Investigations, Disputes & Risk practice. He is based in AlixPartners’ New York office.

Gron Joins AlixPartners Economic Consulting Group

AlixPartners expanded its Economics Consulting practice with the appointment of Anne Gron as a managing director at the firm. She will be based in Chicago.

M&A Advisor Recognizes AlixPartners’ Ware and Chesters

AlixPartners’ Spencer Ware and Ben Chesters have been recognized in M&A Advisor’s Ninth Annual “Emerging Leaders” Awards. Ware is a director in the firm’s Turnaround and Restructuring practice, while Chesters is a SVP in the same practice.

Donat to Head Strategy/BD for AlixPartners Turnaround Practice

Greg Donat, a 20-plus-year strategy and financial veteran, joined AlixPartners’ Turnaround and Restructuring Practice as global head of Strategy and Business Development.

AlixPartners Survey: Consumers Dine Out Less, Spend Less

Americans are expected to both dine out less and spend less per meal according to an AlixPartners survey of more than 1,000 consumers.

AlixPartners Adds Schneider as Chief People Officer

AlixPartners added Donald J. Schneider as its chief people officer, a new position at the firm.

BofA Vet Carnoy Joins AlixPartners as CFO

Global consulting firm AlixPartners appointed Lisa Carnoy chief financial officer. Carnoy will be based in the New York office and serve the firm’s management committee.