AlixPartners MD Tapped as Restructuring Chief in PG&E Bankruptcy

Turnaround specialist James Mesterharm, a managing director at AlixPartners, has been tapped to lead restructuring efforts during PG&E’s soon-to-be-filed bankruptcy, according to sources talking Reuters.

AlixPartners Promotes 22 Managing Directors

Global consulting firm AlixPartners promoted 22 individuals to the role of managing director. The promotions span all of AlixPartners’ service areas as well as its internal Corporate Services function.

David’s Bridal Declares Bankruptcy, Receives $60MM DIP Financing

David’s Bridal has implemented its previously announced restructuring support agreement by voluntarily filing for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the District of Delaware.

Financial Investigator Williamson joins AlixPartners in London

AlixPartners hired corporate and financial investigations specialist Gavin Williamson as a managing director in its Investigations, Disputes & Risk practice. He will be based in the firm’s London office.

AlixPartners Taps Santos Kunsman as Managing Director

Isabel Santos Kunsman joined AlixPartners as a managing director in its Investigations, Disputes & Risk practice. She will be based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office.

McNish Joins AlixPartners as Managing Director

Rob McNish joined AlixPartners as a managing director in the firm’s Energy & Process Industries practice. He will be based in in the firm’s New York office.

Podolsky Joins AlixPartners as Managing Director in Dallas

AlixPartners added growth and transformation expert David Podolsky to the firm’s Private Equity & Investors practice as a managing director. He will be based out of AlixPartners’ Dallas office.

Smart Joins AlixPartners Board of Directors

Jill Smart joined Alixpartners’ board of directors as a representative of La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, one of the firm’s strategic investment partners.

AlixPartners’ Managing Director Basler Named Chair of IWIRC

Carrianne Basler, a managing director in AlixPartners’ Turnaround and Restructuring practice, was named chair of the 2018-2019 Board of Directors of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation.

Takach Joins AlixPartners as Managing Director in TMT Practice

Transformation expert Jim Takach joined consultanting firm AlixPartners, as a managing director in its Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice. He will be based in the Los Angeles office.