Director – Turnaround & Restructuring
Alvarez & Marsal
Alvarez & Marsal (“A&M”) is a global consulting firm with more than $1.7+ billion in revenues, c.4,500+ staff and 60 offices around the globe and a broad range of professional services including Financial & Operational Restructuring, Debt Advisory, Transaction Advisory, Performance Improvement, Corporate Transformation, Financial Institutions Advisory, Tax, Valuations and Disputes and Investigation Services.
Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for leadership, action and results.
Through our Turnaround & Restructuring practice, Alvarez & Marsal offers critical assistance to companies that are under-performing or experiencing a full-blown liquidity crisis. Working directly with company management, Alvarez & Marsal helps stabilise financial and operational performance by developing and implementing comprehensive profitability and working capital improvements.
Alvarez & Marsal's involvement reassures creditors that the company is taking important steps to address its problems and maximise its value.
The A&M European Turnaround & Restructuring team has focused on big ticket company side operational restructuring assignments in addition to CRO/CEO/CFO appointments and, within the last few years, we have delivered on some of Europe's largest restructuring cases such as Abengoa, Edcon, Toys R’ US, Nyrstar, Seadrill, Intertoys and Isolux.
Our European Restructuring & Turnaround team is expanding and we are looking to add an ambitious and experienced Director to our Paris office.
The successful candidate will;
The successful candidate will possess extensive hands on restructuring skills gained in an operational restructuring environment. These can include negotiating with banks, the closure of an entity/divestment of assets, commercial / supplier agreements, or dealing with management teams or trade unions.
Examples of projects include:
Ideally, a Director will be able to successfully identify client needs and win client trust. Ultimately, the successful appointee will be recognized by the client as the lead for value contributed on engagements and therefore build his/her own credible network of contacts and referral sources with clients, professionals and institutions.
The ideal applicant will possess:
Academics and languages required:
A successful Restructuring Director will be experienced in addressing businesses critical issues at speed and will reflect the operational distinctiveness that is A&M; a business savvy, outcome focused business entrepreneur who is addicted to making an impact, determined to make a difference and not afraid to challenge the status-quo.
A&M deliver tangible results for corporates, boards, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our senior leaders, and their teams help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results. We are experienced operators, world-class consultants, former regulators and industry authorities with a shared commitment to telling clients what’s really needed for turning change into a strategic business asset, managing risk and unlocking value at every stage of growth.
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