Robert Del Genio
- Senior Managing Director
- Corporate Finance & Restructuring
- T: +1 212 813 1640
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- Three Times Square
- 9th Floor
- New York, NY, 10036
- United States
- T: +1 212 247 1010
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- M.S., Management, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
- B.B.A., University of Notre Dame
- Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Ohio Society of CPAs
- Board of Directors, Panavision, Inc.
- University of Notre Dame Undergraduate Experience Advisory Council
- Corporate Finance
- Merger Integration
- Restructuring / Turnaround Services
- Retail & Consumer Products
- Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT)
Robert Del Genio is a Senior Managing Director in the Turnaround & Restructuring practice and is the Co-Leader of the New York Metro Region within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment. Mr. Del Genio has more than 30 years of experience and is a recognized leader in restructuring and mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”). He has advised companies, lenders, creditors, corporate boards and equity sponsors across a diverse range of industries both domestically and internationally.
Mr. Del Genio has led numerous engagements where he has assisted clients on corporate restructurings and recapitalizations, valued and sold troubled companies both in and outside of Chapter 11, designed and evaluated financing packages and presentations to various types of lenders and equity investors, and acted as financial advisor to boards of directors and/or principal shareholders in the purchase or sale of numerous businesses in a variety of businesses. He has also valued public and private acquisition candidates; structured financing for new businesses, acquisitions and management leveraged buyouts; performed risk/return analysis for new business ventures and provided expert testimony on issues related to valuations and corporate restructurings.
A representative list of Mr. Del Genio’s client experience includes AeroGroup, Algoma, Buffets/Ovation, Caraustar Inc., Catalina, CEVA Group, Charming Charlie, CHC Group, Classic Party Rentals, CST Industries, Dan River, Dial Global, Edmentum, Expert Global Solutions, Factory Card Outlet Corp., F+W Media, Ferro Corp., Finish Line, GST AutoLeather, Hostess Brands, IMG Worldwide, Inventure Foods, Logan’s Roadhouse, Noranda Aluminum, Malden Mills, Meridian Automotive, MicroAge, Milacron, Panavision, Panolam, Penton Media, PHI, PRG, Reichhold, RHI Entertainment, Sangamon, Inc., Sbarro, Sequa Corporation, Sharper Image, Sydran (Burger King/Chili’s), Talley Industries, Transtar, UCI International, Unisource, USinternetworking, Inc., VER, Verso Paper, Vertis, Inc., Washington Group International, Waypoint, Weinstein Company, Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel and X-Rite, Inc.
Mr. Del Genio joined FTI Consulting with its acquisition of CDG Group, where he was a Co-Founder and Managing Member. Prior to that, he was a Corporate Finance Partner and a National Director at Ernst & Young. Mr. Del Genio is a frequent guest speaker before organizations on various topics, including “Recent Trends in Restructuring,” “Valuation Considerations with Troubled Companies,” “M&A Opportunities in Bankruptcy,” “Valuations,” “Deal Structuring,” “Creating Shareholder Value,” “Valuing Retail Deals in Volatile Financial Markets,” “The Current M&A Environment,” “Overview of Financial Statement Analysis in a Restructuring Context,” and “Pricing the Deal.”
Mr. Del Genio holds a B.B.A. with high honors from the University of Notre Dame and a Masters of Management from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Ohio Society of CPAs. Mr. Del Genio currently serves on the board of directors of Panavision, Inc. and has previously served on the board of Washington Group International, Inc., CHC Group Ltd., Lazare Kaplan International, Inc. and Buffets, Inc. Mr. Del Genio also serves on the University of Notre Dame Undergraduate Experience Advisory Council.