A&M Hires Dean as Managing Director, Disputes & Investigations

Alvarez & Marsal added Managing Director Elizabeth Dean to its Disputes and Investigations group in San Francisco.

A&M Appoints Three to Managing Director Positions

Alvarez & Marsal appointed Yvette Chan to managing director to lead the Asia M&A Tax Advisory practice. The firm also promoted Richard Chen in Singapore and Colin Gater in Hong Kong to managing director.

Winter Harbor Appoints Three to Senior Directors, Senior Manager

Winter Harbor appointed Jeffrey Horine and Jordan Meyers to senior director and Steven Sadowski to senior manager.

FTI Consulting Adds Five to U.S. Business Transformation Practice

FTI Consulting added five new U.S.-based professionals to its Business Transformation practice and appointed Senior Managing Director Bill He as leader of said practice in Shanghai.

Berger Joins Portage Point as a Senior Director

Portage Point Partners, an interim management and business advisory firm, hired Mark Berger as a senior director.

RSM, DSI Enter Cross-Border Insolvency Strategic Alliance

Restructuring firms RSM Restructuring Advisory and Development Specialists formed a strategic alliance and international collaboration to further support their respective clients in cross-border insolvency and international restructuring projects.

Krakora Joins Getzler Henrich as Managing Director

Kevin A. Krakora joined Getzler Henrich as managing director. He will be based in Chicago.

Phoniex Promotes Nappi to Senior Managing Director/Shareholder

Phoenix Management Services promoted Joseph Nappi to senior managing director and shareholder of the firm.

Madison Street Awarded Turnaround M&A Deal of the Year by M&A Advisor

The M&A Advisor named investment banking firm Madison Street Capital the winner of the “Distressed M&A Deal of the Year” (over $25 million to $50 million) award at its 13th Annual Turnaround Awards.

Riiska Joins SierraConstellation Partners in LA

SierraConstellation Partners, has hired Robert O. “Bob” Riiska as managing director. Riiska will be based at the firm’s Los Angeles headquarters.