Dominic I. Santos | Managing Director | Corporate Finance
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Dominic I. Santos

  • Managing Director
  • T: +1 213 689 1200
  • F: +1 213 689 1220
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    • 633 W. 5th Street,
    • Suite 1600
    • Los Angeles, CA, 90071-2027
    • United States
    • T: +1 213 689 1200
    • F: +1 213 689 1220
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Dominic Santos is a Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Corporate Finance/Restructuring practice and is based in Los Angeles. Mr. Santos has spent more than 11 years assisting distressed companies in restructuring operations, advising lenders and equity sponsors in assessing and managing current and prospective portfolio assets, and preparing analyses needed by clients in litigation and settlement discussions. Mr. Santos’ experience includes providing advisory services in formal bankruptcy proceedings and in out-of-court restructurings.

Mr. Santos has provided advisory services to both publicly and privately held multinational companies with revenues ranging from $40 million to more than $30 billion. These services have included critiquing business plans; revising and developing restructuring plans; identifying and quantifying potential cost savings; determining optimal production sourcing; analyzing potential asset divestitures; calculating restructuring costs; performing competitive benchmarking analyses and creating dynamic financial models. This experience spans multiple industries, including the automotive, retail, manufacturing, real estate and defense industries. Past clients include Delphi, Kmart, Fleetwood Enterprises and an automotive equipment manufacturer with approximately $15 billion in annual revenue.

Additional experience includes providing advisory services to lenders and equity sponsors seeking due diligence assistance, recommendations regarding the management of portfolio assets, and assistance with various bankruptcy-related analyses, such as business plan assessment, enterprise valuation and weekly monitoring. Mr. Santos has also assisted creditors in maximizing amounts owed to them by debtors in bankruptcy through the evaluation of plans of reorganization, the analysis of potential creditor recoveries and the review of settlement proposals. He has assisted clients with portfolio assets within the automotive, manufacturing, financial, energy and equipment rental industries.

Mr. Santos’ litigation experience includes performing asset and enterprise valuations, determining solvency and calculating economic damages for companies in the telecommunications, manufacturing, lumber, real estate and airline industries.

Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Santos was with the U.S. division of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Business Recovery Services practice.

Mr. Santos holds a B.S. in business administration from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, with a double emphasis in financial analysis and international finance. Mr. Santos has earned the right to use the chartered financial analyst designation and is also a certified public accountant. Mr. Santos has also been designated a certified insolvency and restructuring advisor and holds a certification in distressed business valuation. Mr. Santos is a member of the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors, the CFA Institute, the CFA Society of Los Angeles and the Turnaround Management Association.

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