Kevin Rea | Senior Managing Director | FTI Consulting
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Kevin Rea

  • Senior Managing Director
  • Corporate Finance
  • T: +1 310 552 3774
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    • 1800 Century Park East
    • Suite 450
    • Los Angeles, CA, 90067
    • United States
    • T: +1 310 552 3774

Kevin Rea is a member of the Valuation and Financial Advisory Services practice, specializing in business valuation. Mr. Rea has extensive experience across a broad range of transaction and financial advisory roles, including fairness and solvency opinions, tangible/intangible asset valuations, litigation support, restructuring support, business plan development and strategic planning. He has industry expertise in telecom, media and technology.​

Working on behalf of management teams, law firms, investors and lenders, Mr. Rea has completed over 1,000 engagements in entertainment and media. Mr. Rea’s work has encompassed film and television production and distribution companies and libraries, music publishing and record label companies and catalogues, television broadcasting, cable networks, post-production and digital media. His assignments have been used for transaction support, financial planning, litigation support, restructuring, sell-side mandates, collateral purposes, compensation purposes, accounting and/or tax planning purposes.​

Some of the companies that Mr. Rea has worked with include Walt Disney, 20th Century Fox, NBCUniversal, Sony, Lionsgate, Viacom, Legendary Pictures, Village Roadshow, TSG Entertainment, WWE, Open Road, A24, Sony/ATV, Primary Wave, Downtown Music, Concord Music, Anthem Entertainment, Goldman Sachs, Carlyle, Fortress, Shamrock, JPMorgan, Bank of America, City National Bank, Truist, Comerica and Union Bank.​

Mr. Rea joined FTI Consulting with its acquisition of Salter Group in December 2012, a leading independent financial and strategic advisory firm. While at Salter Group, Mr. Rea managed engagements that focused on providing business and intangible asset valuations, financial opinions, financial and strategic analysis, forecasting and transaction support covering a broad spectrum of industries. Founded in January 2003, TSG was ranked by Thompson Reuters as the world’s leading independent financial and strategic advisory serving the entertainment and media industry between 2006 and 2012.​

Prior to that, Mr. Rea was a Senior Accountant at Deloitte in the Manufacturing group, where he provided audit and assurance services for various manufacturing companies, including large publicly traded entities. His responsibilities included planning and executing audit engagements, as well as drafting and reviewing audit work papers and financial statements.

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