- Managing Director
- Corporate Finance & Restructuring
- T: +1 201 835 6539
- 650 Fifth Avenue
- 20th Floor
- New York, NY, 10019
- United States
- T: +1 212 813 1300
- B.S., Finance, Syracuse University
- Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt
- Financial Management Process Improvement
- Finance Transformation
- Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory
- Merger Integration
- Office of the CFO Solutions
- Energy, Power & Products
- Healthcare & Life Sciences
- Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure
- Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT)
Ofri Porat is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in New York. He is a member of the Office of the CFO Solutions practice within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment.
Mr. Porat has more than 15 years of business experience in financial operations, business process improvement, Lean Six Sigma, cost reduction, merger & acquisition (“M&A”) diligence, sell-side diligence, divestiture/separation planning and post-deal integration. Mr. Porat has assisted multiple clients with sell-side and buy-side transactions. He provides his clients with the methodology, approach and tools necessary to execute detailed carve-out transactions across the operations and back-office of the carve-out entity. This includes building up the post-close cost structures, assessing one-time costs, estimating stranded costs (for sell-side transactions), preparing Transition Services Agreements (“TSAs”), and planning for Day 1 and 100 Days integration/separation.
Mr. Porat also managed and executed numerous pre-deal due diligence efforts while working with private equity and corporate clients, focusing on back office operations and selling, general and administrative (“SG&A”) functional areas. Recently, Mr. Porat led a large team that assisted a private equity client with the operational due diligence and merger integration planning and execution of a carve-out from a corporate parent in the lawn service business.
Mr. Porat has advised clients across a variety of industries, including chemicals, retail, consumer products, media and entertainment and industrial products. Select past engagements include General Electric, NewsCorp, Honeywell, Michael Kors, Electrolux, Scientific Games, Apollo Management and Carlyle.
Mr. Porat holds a B.S. in Finance from Syracuse University.