Corporate Finance & Restructuring | Awards & Recognition

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These accolades are recognition of our team’s dedication to providing integrated solutions to protect, enhance, develop and defend enterprise value.

  • Joshua Taylor, Alan Boyko and Michael Basso Recognized as Rising StarsGRR Logo
    by Global Restructuring Review

    Senior Managing Director, Joshua Taylor, Managing Director, Alan Boyko and Director, Michael Basso in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment were named as rising stars among international insolvency and restructuring practitioners in Global Restructuring Review’s list of The New Insolvency Advisors. The list includes 20 leading accountants, insolvency practitioners and other non-legal professionals under the age of 40 who are working on important restructuring cases worldwide.

    Mr. Taylor has more than 17 years of experience specializing in the fields of corporate turnaround, financial advisory and investigative accounting in Australia, Asia and the Cayman Islands. He was a member of the court-appointed FTI Consulting team that handled the US$100 million restructuring of Singapore’s Altus Shipping & Logistics. He also was a member of the team that acted as financial advisor in the restructuring of one of the world’s largest integrated aquaculture shrimp companies.

    Hailed as a “superstar” for his work as the restructuring adviser to Arch Coal, the second largest coal mining company in the United States, in its Chapter 11 proceedings, Mr. Boyko was recognized for his strong sense of client service and his ability to solve complex financial problems. He also was a member of the FTI Consulting team that acted for billion-dollar beef processing company AFA Foods in its Chapter 11 case.

    Mr. Basso joined FTI Consulting in 2015, and assists in the restructuring of companies in distressed situations. His notable engagements include working with the team acting as Court-appointed Monitor in the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act proceedings of a Canadian emergency response and restoration company that culminated with the going concern sale of the business. He also was part of the firm’s team administering approximately C$13 billion in claims for a group of companies that included two iron ore mines and a port facility that were granted protection under Companies Creditors Arrangement Act.

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  • Carlyn Taylor Named 2016 Woman of the Year in RestructuringIWIRC Carlyn Taylor

    Carlyn Taylor, Global Co-Leader of the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, has been named the 2016 Woman of the Year in Restructuring by the International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (“IWIRC”).

    Ms. Taylor, who is also FTI Consulting’s Industry Initiative Leader and Chief Executive Officer of FTI Capital Advisors, has led more than 140 restructuring and bankruptcy engagements advising debtors and creditors over the past 25 years. Her clients include companies in the telecommunications, media and technology (“TMT”) sector, as well as financial institutions and funds.

    Now in its 10th year, the Woman of the Year in Restructuring award honors women in the restructuring and insolvency industry who have inspired and skillfully led a restructuring team, provided creative solutions and innovative legal applications, showed exceptional leadership and have made extraordinary contributions to the insolvency and restructuring professions.

  • FTI Consulting is the #1 Crisis Management Firm and has the
    most Top Ranked Crisis Management ProfessionalsThe Deal Logo

    As of September 30, 2016, FTI Consulting is the #1 Crisis Management Firm and has 50 professionals ranked among the top professionals in the industry — the most of any firm, as ranked by The Deal’s Q3 2016 Bankruptcy League Tables.

    The Crisis Management Firm league tables cover all debtor, creditor and other assignments within active bankruptcy cases in the United States and Canada. As a firm, FTI Consulting has consistently led the Crisis Management Firm league table for nine consecutive years since its inception in the third quarter of 2007.

    Professionals named among the Top Crisis Management Professionals for The Deal’s Q3 2016 Bankruptcy League Tables include (with ranking):

  • FTI Consulting Wins Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award from Turnaround Management Association

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    FTI Consulting’s Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment received the Turnaround Management Association’s Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award for its role in the Chapter 11 reorganization of automotive supplier Chassix Holdings, Inc.

    Turnaround Management Association’s Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award recognizes individuals who have effectively recovered a struggling company whose revenue at the time of turnaround was $300 million to $1 billion.

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  • David Griffin, Andrew Morrison and Matthew Richardson Named to Who’s Who Legal’s Asset Recovery List

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    Senior Managing Directors David Griffin,  Andrew Morrison  and Matthew Richardson in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment were named to Who’s Who Legal’s (“WWL”) Asset Recovery 2016 list. The WWL list honors experts skilled in asset tracing and recovery.

    In addition, FTI Consulting had eight other professionals named to the latest WWL list. Professionals named to this listing are selected based on independent survey recommendations from both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide.

    • Mr. Griffin has more than 15 years’ experience in insolvency and restructuring matters, including eight years based in the Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands (“BVI”), where he specializes in cross-border insolvency and restructuring matters involving offshore companies. Mr. Griffin was praised for his “proactive, responsive and accommodating manner” in WWL’s expert analysis.
    • Mr. Morrison has more than 17 years’ experience in insolvency and restructuring advisory matters, including over four years based in the Cayman Islands. He has particular expertise in investment funds and banking. In WWL’s expert analysis, Mr. Morrison was regarded as “an experienced expert who provides an excellent degree of services.”
    • Mr. Richardson has over 14 years of experience in insolvency and restructuring. Since 2008, he has worked on a full-time basis in the BVI, where he has specialized in cross-border insolvency and asset recovery involving offshore and onshore companies.
  • FTI Consulting is the #1 Crisis Management Firm and has the
    most Top Ranked Crisis Management Professionals The Deal Logo

    As of June 30, 2016, FTI Consulting is the #1 Crisis Management Firm and has 39 professionals ranked among the top professionals in the industry—the most of any firm, as ranked by The Deal’s Q2 2016 Bankruptcy League Tables.

    The Crisis Management Firm league tables cover all debtor, creditor and other assignments within active bankruptcy cases in the United States and Canada. As a firm, FTI Consulting has consistently led the Crisis Management Firm league table for nine consecutive years since its inception in the third quarter of 2007.

    Professionals named among the Top Crisis Management Professionals for The Deal’s Q2 2016 Bankruptcy League Tables include (with ranking):

  • Turnaround Atlas AwardsFTI Consulting Named the 2016 Global Turnaround Consulting Firm of the Year for the Second Consecutive Year

    FTI Consulting was recently named Global Turnaround Consulting Firm of the Year for the second year in a row and won four Turnaround Atlas Awards. The Global M&A Network’s Turnaround Atlas Awards honor excellence and outstanding achievements in the global restructuring and turnaround communities.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following categories:

    Global Turnaround Consulting Firm of the Year

    Turnaround of the Year
    NII Holdings Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization

    Private Equity Turnaround of the Year (Middle Markets)
    Versa Capital Management acquisition of The Wet Seal

    Insolvency of the Year
    RadioShack Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization, including sale of stores to General Wireless, affiliate of Standard General and Sprint; and liquidation of remaining assets

    Pre-Packaged Restructuring of the Year
    Chassix Holdings Restructuring and Recapitalization

    Turnaround Atlas Awards winners are selected independently based on deal performance criteria via performance benchmark index.

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    FTI Consulting is the #1 Crisis Management Firm According to The Deal

    As of March 31, 2016, FTI Consulting was listed as #1 according to The Deal’s quarterly ranking of the Top Crisis Management Firms. This league table covers all debtor, creditor and other assignments within active bankruptcy cases. FTI Consulting has led the Crisis Management Firm league table since its inception in the third quarter of 2007.

  • FTI Consulting Receives Top Ranking, Selected By ALM Intelligence for Vanguard Honors in Transaction Advisory Services

    FTI Consulting’s Transaction Services practice achieved The ALM Vanguard™ status by ALM Intelligence. This elite ranking assesses a firm’s breadth and depth of consulting capabilities.

    In particular, Vanguard status is awarded to the strongest providers, indicating their leadership in the market. Of the 24 consulting firms assessed, FTI Consulting was named one of five firms to receive the prestigious ALM Vanguard designation—the only firm that is not a Big Four accounting firm.

    Commenting on this recognition, Scott Bingham, Senior Managing Director and Co-Practice Leader of the U.S. Transaction Services practice at FTI Consulting said, “First and foremost, I am incredibly honored that our clients have helped us achieve this elite classification. Based on client input, we structured the U.S. Transaction Services practice offerings to best suit their needs and help them in a more cohesive, comprehensive and timely fashion.”

    The ALM report recognizes FTI Consulting’s industry focused go-to-market approach as a key differentiator among its transaction services peers, and underscores FTI Consulting’s end-to-end capabilities, diverse business offering, expanding data and analytics capabilities and global scale.

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  • Turnaround and Workouts

    Carlin Adrianopoli Named to Turnarounds & Workouts’ (“T&W”) People to Watch in 2016

    Carlin Adrianopoli, a Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, was named to Turnarounds & Workouts’ (“T&W”) People to Watch in 2016. This T&W Special Report honors restructuring professionals who are making their mark in the industry.

    With more than 15 years of experience, Mr. Adrianopoli has successfully provided restructuring services on large and high profile national and international matters in both out-of-court situations and Chapter 11 proceedings, including serving as interim CFO of RadioShack. The restructuring allowed RadioShack to be one of the few large U.S. retailers in recent history to undergo a bankruptcy yet still continue as an on-going business, preserving an iconic brand, over 7,500 company jobs and over 2,000 stores and franchisees.

    Some of Mr. Adrianopoli’s other notable engagements include Archbrook Laguna, Barzel Industries, Bliss Technologies, Brush Engineered Material Carbide-Graphite, Criimi Mae, GS Industries, HomePlace, Insilco Technologies, Kitty Hawk and LTV Steel.

    Honorees are selected by Turnarounds and Workouts’ editorial staff based upon individuals’ recent representations, and by nominations received from leading restructuring professionals nationwide.

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    FTI Consulting Honored at the 2016 AMCF Spotlight Awards

    FTI Consulting won three Association of Management Consulting Firms (AMCF) Spotlight Awards for our work with RadioShack. The AMCF Spotlight Awards recognize the achievements of the best consulting teams and their clients in 12 categories.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following categories:

    • Finance/Risk Management
      RadioShack Corp.
    • AMCF ‘High Five’ in Finance/Risk Management
      RadioShack Corp.
    • Project of the Year
      RadioShack Corp.

    The winners are chosen by an independent panel of judges, comprised of distinguished business leaders who assessed the quality of each submission against detailed selection criteria.

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    FTI Consulting Awarded 2015 AMCF Spotlight Award

    FTI Consulting received an Association of Management Consulting Firms (AMCF) Spotlight Award in the Finance/Risk Management category for our work with Hilton Worldwide. The AMCF Spotlight Awards are given to projects that best demonstrate how consulting teams add value to their clients' organizations and society at large.

    The winners were chosen by an independent panel of judges who assessed the quality of each submission and evaluated them against detailed selection criteria. This panel was comprised of distinguished leaders in business, journalism, academia, and government.

  • The M&A AdvisorFTI Consulting Honored with Four M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards

    FTI Consulting was honored by the 10th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards for the highest levels of performance during 2015 in the distressed investing and reorganization industry, covering lower middle market to multi-billion dollar restructurings and transactions.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following four categories:

    • Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year (Under $500 million)
      Chapter 11 of The Wet Seal, Inc.
    • Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year (Over $500 million)
      Restructuring and Chapter 11 Reorganization of Chassix Holdings, Inc.
    • Restructuring Deal of the Year (Over $250MM to $500 million)
      Restructuring of RadioShack Corp.
    • Restructuring Deal of the Year (Over $500 million to $1 billion)
      Restructuring of Specialty Products Holding Corp.

    The M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards exclusively honors the leading distressed M&A transactions, restructuring, refinancing, products and services, firms and dealmakers in the United States and international markets. The nominations represented over 200 participating companies and were judged by an independent selection of industry experts.

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  • Turnaround Atlas AwardsFTI Consulting Honored at the 2015 Turnaround Atlas Awards

    July 2, 2015 – FTI Consulting was recently named Global Turnaround Consulting Firm of the Year and awarded eight Turnaround Atlas Awards by the Global M&A Network for excellence and outstanding achievements in the global restructuring, special situation merger and acquisition ("M&A") and turnaround markets.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following categories:

    Global Turnaround Consulting Firm of the Year

    Turnaround of the Year (Large Markets)
    Momentive Performance Materials Chapter 11 plan of reorganization

    Out of Court Restructuring of the Year (Middle Markets)
    IAP Worldwide Services restructuring

    Corporate Turnaround of the Year
    Overseas Shipholding Group Chapter 11 plan of reorganization

    Private Equity Turnaround of the Year (Middle Markets)
    Event Rentals (Classic Party Rentals) restructuring and acquisition by Apollo Global Management

    Private Equity Turnaround of the Year
    Preferred Sands debt restructuring and investment stake by KKR & Co

    Pre-Packaged Restructuring of the Year (Middle Markets)
    UniTek Global Services restructuring

    Consumer Services Turnaround of the Year
    Clearlake Capital Group acquisition of Ashley Stewart under Chapter 11 auction

    Telecom & Services Turnaround of the Year
    FiberTower Network Services Chapter 11 plan of reorganization

    The Turnaround Atlas Awards exclusively honors excellence from the restructuring, bankruptcy, distressed investing and turnaround communities worldwide. The winners are selected independently based on identifiable performance criteria, including restructuring style, sustainability, number of creditors, sector challenges, timeliness and jurisdictional intricacies.

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    FTI Consulting Professional Honored by The M&A Advisor's 40 Under 40 Emerging Leaders

    June 1, 2015 – Amir Agam, Senior Managing Director in the Company's Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, was recognized in the Service Provider category of The M&A Advisor's 6th Annual 40 Under 40 Emerging Leaders Awards.

    The 40 Under 40 Awards celebrate the emerging industry leaders in M&A, financing and restructuring who have reached a significant level of success in the industry before the age of 40. The honorees were selected from a pool of nominees for their notable accomplishments in business and in service to the community.

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    FTI Consulting Awarded Global M&A Atlas Emerging Markets M&A Deal
    of the Year

    March 31, 2015 – FTI Consulting was recently awarded by the Global M&A Network during the 7th Annual M&A Atlas Awards, Global Major Markets. The firm was awarded the Emerging Markets M&A Deal of the Year for its work as the exclusive advisor to Fonds National d’Investissement in their control acquisition of Orascom Télécom Algérie from VimpelCom.

    The M&A Atlas Awards, Global Major Markets honor excellence for executing transactions valued above a billion dollars in the categories of deals, teams and outstanding firm of the year awards. The winners were honored at an awards gala and dinner ceremony in New York.

  • Turnaround and Workouts

    Sanjeev Khemlani and Mark Renzi Named to Turnarounds & Workouts’ People to Watch Report – 2015

    March 17, 2015 – Sanjeev Khemlani, Senior Managing Director and Mark Renzi, Senior Managing Director, in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring practice, named to Turnarounds & Workouts' (“T&W”) People to Watch in 2015. This T&W Special Report honors restructuring professionals who are making their mark in the industry.

    A specialist in his field, Mr. Khemlani recently was named leader of the firm’s Secured Lender practice in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, having led numerous lender-side engagements. Among his clients are the senior secured lenders of CoActive Technologies, Contec Holdings, Coach America, Comcar Industries, Ciena Healthcare Management, Education Management, Fox & Hound, Momentive, Natrol, New Jersey Devils and Preferred Proppants.

    On 30+ engagements in both out-of-court workout situations and Chapter 11 proceedings, Mr. Renzi has provided restructuring services on large and high profile national and international matters. Most notably, as a financial services expert, Mr. Renzi’s clients have included Residential Capital; CIT; Credit-Based Asset Servicing and Securitization (C-BASS), a large RMBS investor and loan servicer; and The Education Resources Institute, the nation’s largest guarantor of private loans for education.

    Honorees are selected by Turnarounds and Workouts’ editorial staff based upon these individuals’ recent representations, and from nominations received from leading restructuring professionals nationwide.

  • Turnaround and Workouts

    FTI Consulting Honored by Turnarounds & Workouts’ Special Report on Successful Restructurings of 2014

    January 20, 2015 – FTI Consulting was recently recognized by Turnarounds’ & Workouts’ Special Report on Successful Restructurings of 2014 for its work on Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) and Preferred Proppants. FTI Consulting served as the Financial Advisor to the Unsecured Creditors’ Committee in the Chapter 11 filing of OSG, which resulted in a full recovery for all creditors and a meaningful recovery for existing equity holders. FTI Consulting also served as the restructuring firm for Preferred Sands, which resulted in the refinancing of the credit facility and the entire lender group being paid in full.

    Turnarounds & Workouts’ Special Report on Successful Restructurings highlights some of the most challenging, effective restructurings that were completed in 2014.

  • The Deal LogoFTI Consulting is the #1 Crisis Management Firm According to The Deal

    As of September 30, 2014, FTI Consulting was listed as #1 according to The Deal’s quarterly ranking of the Top Crisis Management Firms. This league table covers all debtor, creditor and other assignments within active bankruptcy cases. FTI Consulting has led the Crisis Management Firm league table since its inception in the third quarter of 2007.

  • European Tax Advisory Team Named as Best Firm of the Year by WTS Alliance

    September 15, 2014 – FTI Consulting’s European Tax Advisory Team was recently named the Best Firm of the Year by WTS Alliance. The team was honored for their excellence in quality, responsiveness, reliability, innovation and client relations.

    WTS Alliance is the largest network of tax and legal firms outside of the Big 4 with over 60 members covering 102 countries. This award acknowledges firms that strive for excellence and the further development of the WTS network.

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    Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Awards

    September 8, 2014 – David Rush, Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring practice, was recently honored by the Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Awards. Mr. Rush has more than 16 years of corporate recovery and financial advisory experience, with industry experience in oil and gas, manufacturing, oilfield services, consumer/packaged goods, financial services, retail and insurance.

    The Houston Business Journal’s 40 under 40 Awards list is released annually and is comprised of individuals who represent the best and brightest young professionals in Houston.

  • Global MA Turnaround Awards

    FTI Consulting Honored at the 2014 Turnaround Atlas Awards

    June 26, 2014 – FTI Consulting was recently awarded eight Turnaround Atlas Awards by the Global M&A Network for excellence and outstanding achievements in the global restructuring, special situation merger and acquisition (M&A), and turnaround markets.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following categories:

    Private Equity Turnaround of the Year (Large Markets)
    Apollo Global Management and Metropoulos & Co acquisition of certain assets including Twinkies, Mini Muffins, Cup Cakes, Ho Hos, Zingers and Suzy Q brands from Hostess Brands under Chapter 11 of U.S. Bankruptcy Code

    Special Situation M&A Deal of the Year (Large Markets)
    Residential Capital reorganization under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code and sale of assets to Ocwen Loan Servicing and Berkshire Hathaway

    Consumer Goods Turnaround of the Year
    Orchard Supply Hardware Stores sale to Lowes under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code

    Industrials Turnaround of the Year
    American Suzuki Motor (North America) reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. bankruptcy code

    Healthcare Services Turnaround of the Year
    Rural/Metro Corporation reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. bankruptcy code

    Materials & Resources Turnaround of the Year
    Sino-Forest reorganization under Chapter 15 of the U.S. bankruptcy code and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act of Canada

    Chapter 11 Reorganization Deal of the Year (Middle Markets)
    Ahern Rentals reorganization under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code

    Restructuring of the Year (Small Middle Markets)
    Journal Register company sale to affiliate of Alden Global Capital under Chapter 11 of bankruptcy code

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  • FTI Consulting Awarded Large Deal of the Year by the D CEO Mergers and Acquisitions Awards

    May 6, 2014 – FTI Consulting was recently awarded “Large Deal of the Year” by the D CEO 2014 Mergers and Acquisitions Awards for its work on Hostess Brands LLC. FTI Consulting represented Hostess in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings and helped the company wind down business operations and liquidate its brands and assets.

    The program, presented by D CEO and the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), recognizes outstanding corporate transactions in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and the dealmakers who help put them together.

  • 2014 40 under 40 Winners40 Under 40 Recognition Awards

    April 30, 2014 – Matthew Diaz and David Rush, both Senior Managing Directors in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring practice, were among the list of industry leaders honored by The M&A Advisor’s 5th Annual 40 Under 40 Recognition Awards. Mr. Diaz and Mr. Rush were both recognized in the Service Provider category for their accomplishments.

    This annual recognition awards program was created to distinguish the emerging leaders of the M&A, financing and turnaround industries, as well as promote mentorship and professional development among emerging business leaders. The winners and finalists were selected by an independent panel of distinguished business leaders.

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    FTI Consulting Wins 2014 Association of Management Consulting Firms Spotlight Award

    April 1, 2014 – FTI Consulting was recently awarded the 2014 Association of Management Consulting Firms (“AMCF”) Spotlight Award for Operational Performance. FTI Consulting’s Health Solutions professionals were honored for their innovative perioperative work with North Shore-LIJ Health Systems.

    The AMCF Spotlight Awards highlight the most innovative and effective consulting projects completed over the past year. Projects that were nominated in the Operational Performance category improve both operational and business performance.

  • Turnaround and Workouts

    Turnarounds & Workouts’ People to Watch – 2014 Names Steve Simms

    March 19, 2014 – Steven Simms, Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring practice, was recently recognized as one of Turnarounds & Workouts’ People to Watch 2014. Mr. Simms was recognized for his work in FTI Consulting’s creditor rights practice, having represented 13 Unsecured Creditors Committees in the last year.

    Turnarounds & Workouts’ Special Report on People to Watch honors restructuring professionals who are making their mark in the industry. The honorees are selected by Turnarounds and Workouts’ editorial staff based upon these individuals’ recent representations, and from nominations received from leading restructuring professionals nationwide.

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    FTI Consulting Honored at M&A Advisor Awards

    FTI Consulting was recently honored at the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for the highest levels of performance during 2013 in the restructuring industry, covering the lower middle market to multi-billion dollar restructurings and transactions.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following categories:

    M&A Deal of the Year (Over $1 Billion)
    363 Bankruptcy Sale of Residential Capital LLC (“ResCap”)

    Professional Services (B-to-B) (Over $100mm)
    Chapter 11 Reorganization of Ahern Rentals

    Consumer Services
    Restructuring of American Suzuki Motors Corporation

  • The MA AdvisorFTI Consulting Honored with Seven M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards

    FTI Consulting was recently honored at the 8th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards for the highest levels of performance during 2013 in the distressed investing and reorganization industry, covering the lower middle market to multi-billion dollar restructurings and transactions.

    FTI Consulting was recognized in the following seven categories:

    Restructuring Deal of the Year (over $100 million to $250 million)
    Restructuring of American Suzuki Motors Corporation

    Restructuring Deal of the Year (over $500 million to $1 billion)
    Chapter 11 Reorganization of Ahern Rentals

    Cross-Border Restructuring Deal of the Year (over $1 billion)
    Chapter 11 Restructuring of Arcapita Bank B.S.C.(c)

    Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (over $1 billion)
    Sale of Hostess Brands, Inc. ("HBI")

    Sec. 363 Sale of the Year (over $100 million to $1 billion)
    363 Bankruptcy Sale of Orchard Supply Hardware Stores

    Sec. 363 Sale of the Year (over $1 billion)
    Restructuring of Residential Capital LLC ("ResCap")

    Energy Deal of the Year
    Restructuring of AES Eastern Energy, L.P.

  • TMA Inducts Freddie Reiss into the TMA Turnaround, Restructuring and Distressed Investing Hall of Fame

    On October 4, 2013, M. Freddie Reiss, Senior Managing Director in the firm’s Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, was inducted into the Turnaround Management Association’s (TMA) Turnaround, Restructuring, and Distressed Investing Industry Hall of Fame during the 25th TMA Annual Conference held in Washington D.C.

    Mr. Reiss joined nine highly-esteemed professionals who represent the second class to be inducted into the Turnaround, Restructuring and Distressed Investing Industry Hall of Fame, following the 2008 induction of the inaugural class during TMA's 20th anniversary celebration. The Turnaround, Restructuring, and Distressed Investing Industry Hall of Fame was created to honor those whose outstanding individual contributions have made a lasting positive impact on an industry dedicated to stabilizing underperforming companies, rebuilding corporate value, and retaining jobs.

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  • FTI Consulting Wins TMA 2013 Transaction of the Year-Large Company

    FTI Consulting was recently awarded by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) “Transaction of the Year: Large Company” for its efforts on Cagle’s, Inc. and Cagle’s Farm, Inc. (“Company”). FTI Consulting represented the company in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings and played an instrumental role in negotiating with the existing secured lender to save the company from the brink of liquidation after it lost financing availability. The FTI Consulting team assumed day-to-day operating management responsibilities during the course of the bankruptcy and led a successful orderly sale process of the business.

    Since 1993, TMA has honored excellence through its annual awards program, which recognizes the most successful turnarounds and impactful transactions. The TMA noted that this year’s winners saved countless jobs and made a significant economic impact, both locally and globally.

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  • The MA Advisor

    40 Under 40 Recognition Awards

    Jason Abbott, Managing Director in the Transaction Advisory Services group within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, was among the list of industry leaders honored by The M&A Advisor’s 4th Annual 40 Under 40 Recognition Awards. Mr. Abbott was recognized in the Service Provider category for his accomplishments.

    This annual recognition awards program was created to distinguish the emerging leaders of the M&A, financing and turnaround industries, as well as promote mentorship and professional development among emerging business leaders. The winners and finalists were selected by an independent panel of distinguished business leaders.

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  • FTI Consulting recently was honored by Finance Monthly as Turnaround & Restructuring Firm of the Year, Singapore. The 2013 Finance Monthly M&A Awards celebrate the success, innovation and quality of financial and legal firms across the globe.

    Finance Monthly’s research team assesses nomination entries and conducts extensive research involving clients and peers. The end result is an awards publication, which contains some of the most successful and trusted firms from across the globe.

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  • Turnaround Atlas Awards

    FTI Consulting Honored with Six Turnaround Atlas Awards

    FTI Consulting recently was honored by the Global M&A Network for excellence and outstanding achievements in the global restructuring, special situation merger and acquisition (M&A), and turnaround markets.

    FTI Consulting was awarded in the following categories at the Turnaround Atlas Awards gala:

    Chapter 11 Reorganization Deal of the Year (Middle Markets)
    Reddy Ice Corporation Chapter 11 plan of reorganization and sale

    Chapter 11 Reorganization Deal of the Year (Small Mid Markets)
    Northstar Aerospace Inc. Chapter 11 plan of reorganization and sale to affiliate of Wynnchurch Capital

    Corporate Turnaround of the Year (Middle Markets)
    Trinidad Cement Limited (TCL) Group restructuring

    Cross Border Special Situation M&A Deal of the Year (Middle Markets)
    Digital Domain Media Group Inc. Chapter 11 bankruptcy sale of Mothership Media and assets to Galloping Horse Film & TV Production Co Ltd and Reliance MediaWorks, joint venture

    Energy Services Turnaround of the Year
    Dynegy Holdings Chapter 11 plan of reorganization

    Special Situation M&A Deal of the Year (Small Mid Markets)
    Blitz U.S.A Inc Chapter 11 plan of reorganization and sale of assets to Scepter Holdings Inc.

  • 7th Annual Turnaround Awards

    Financial Services Deal of the Year

    Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year (Over $250mm)
    Reorganization of Lehman Brothers Holdings

    Industrial Goods and Basic Resources (Over $50mm) Deal of the Year

    Restructuring Deal of the Year (Over $100mm to $500mm)
    Restructuring and Sale of Coach America

    Consumer and Retail Products (Over $250mm) Deal of the Year
    Restructuring of Reddy Ice Corporation

    Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (Over $25mm to $100mm)
    Sale of Trident Microsystems, Inc.

    Out-of-Court Reorganization of the Year
    Reorganization of Travelport


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