- Senior Managing Director
- Corporate Finance & Restructuring
- T: +1 312 252 9357
- F: +1 312 759 8119
- 227 West Monroe Street
- Suite 900
- Chicago, IL, 60606
- United States
- T: +1 312 759 8100
- F: +1 312 759 8119
- B.S.B.A., Accountancy, John Carroll University
- M.B.A., Corporate Finance, University of Notre Dame
- Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA)
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (AIRA)
- Corporate Finance
- Interim Management
- Performance Improvement
- Energy, Power & Products
- Financial Institutions
- Retail & Consumer Products
Carlin Adrianopoli is a Senior Managing Director based in Chicago and leads the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment’s Midwest Region. He has more than 20 years of experience serving as financial advisor and providing interim management and performance improvement services to corporations, various creditor classes, equity owners and directors of underperforming companies. Mr. Adrianopoli has industry experience in energy, retail and consumer products and financial institutions.
Mr. Adrianopoli recently served as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Outcome Health. Prior to that, he was the Financial Advisor to Peabody Energy during its successful emergence from bankruptcy and initial public offering. The company exited as the largest non-government owned coal entity in the world, largely due to the efforts of the board, management team, and the company’s advisors’ restructuring efforts. Prior to that, he was appointed as CFO of RadioShack, guiding the company through its restructuring process. Before RadioShack, he was the Chief Restructuring Officer at Tactical Holding. Mr. Adrianopoli has also participated in numerous other restructuring engagements over his career.
Mr. Adrianopoli and his colleagues have been recognized with several awards in connection with his successful restructuring work. In regards to Peabody, Mr. Adrianopoli’s team was awarded Chapter 11 Restructuring of the Year ($5-15 billion) from the Turnaround Atlas Awards, Restructuring Deal of the Year (over $10 billion) from the M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards and Energy Deal of the Year (over $100 million) from the M&A Advisor Awards. In regards to Southeastern Grocers, his team won Consumer Staples of the Year (over $500 million) from the M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards and Consumer Staples of the Year (over $100 million) from the M&A Advisor Awards. His work on RadioShack was also recognized as Insolvency of the Year by the Turnaround Atlas Awards, Finance/Risk Management and AMCF High Five Recipient by the Association of Management Consulting Firms and Restructuring Deal of the Year ($250-$500 million) by The M&A Advisor.
In 2012, he received an M&A Advisor 40 Under 40 award for his efforts as a turnaround professional. In 2011, he received the M&A Advisor Transaction of the Year award for his work representing the secured lenders in National Envelope.
Mr. Adrianopoli holds a B.S.B.A. in accountancy from John Carroll University and an M.B.A. in corporate finance from the University of Notre Dame. Mr. Adrianopoli is a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor, a Certified Turnaround Professional and a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Adrianopoli is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors. He is also a board member of Make-A-Wish Illinois.