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Paul Bishop

  • Senior Managing Director
  • Corporate Finance
  • T: +1 416 649 8100
  • F: +1 416 649 8101
Connect with Me:
    • TD South Tower, 79 Wellington Street West
    • Toronto Dominion Centre, Suite 2010, P.O. Box 104
    • Toronto, ON, M5K 1G8
    • Canada
    • T: +1 416 649 8100
    • F: +1 416 649 8101

Paul Bishop is a Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Toronto. He is a member of the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment.

Mr. Bishop has more than 25 years of international insolvency and restructuring experience and has practiced in Canada, Great Britain and Bermuda. His areas of expertise include advising lenders and management of troubled companies, the formulation and implementation of reorganization strategies, business rescues and turnarounds and formulation and implementation of creditor realization strategies.

Mr. Bishop’s recent experience includes acting as the court-appointed monitor for Firstonsite, a leading disaster recovery company; Fishercast Global Corporation, an auto parts manufacturer and Meridian Technologies Inc., an auto parts manufacturer. He was the court-appointed monitor for the Canadian Growthworks Fund’s Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (“CCAA”) proceedings and the CCAA and Chapter 15 proceedings of Cline Mining Inc. Mr. Bishop was the financial advisor and subsequently the court-appointed monitor in CCAA proceedings of Cinram International Inc. and Canwest Publishing. He also was the financial advisor to the lenders and subsequently court appointed monitor and receiver to New Food Classics, financial advisor to the Source by Circuit City in the Radio Shack CCAA proceedings and financial advisor to the secured lenders to an Asian coal mining company.

In addition, Mr. Bishop was the chief restructuring advisor in the refinancing of a large independent trucking company and a restructuring officer to a leading oil sands construction company. He was an advisor to the cross-border syndicate of lenders to the Mosaic Corporation, advisor to the lenders to a leading Canadian seafood company and advisor in the out-of-court restructuring of several Canadian auto parts suppliers. Mr. Bishop was the company financial advisor in the Chapter 11 proceedings of BBi LLP, an auto parts manufacturer; he operated and divested The St. Georges Club, a Bermuda timeshare resort and hotel and he acted as receiver and manager to reorganize several large commercial printing operations.

Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Bishop was a Partner in the Restructuring practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Toronto.

Mr. Bishop holds a B.A. with honors in Economics from the University of Sheffield. He is a Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional and is a licensed trustee in bankruptcy. Mr. Bishop is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and the Turnaround Management Association. He is a contributing editor to the Americas Insolvency and Restructuring Guide.

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