Company Restructuring Advisory

Stabilize, rehabilitate, and restructure.

A distressed company can often face tight liquidity constraints, unprofitable business units, and adverse industry conditions. Ankura advisors partner with senior management to assess the situation and quickly develop and implement a strategic plan that addresses multiple aspects of the business and the restructuring.

Ankura’s Company Advisory Services team provides strategic and financial advice to companies, boards, and investors. Our consultants bring critical problem-solving skills to every engagement, thereby delivering innovative and practical solutions that can be executed in today’s marketplace.

With a consistent process-driven approach aimed to stabilize, rehabilitate, and restructure the situation, Ankura experts bring a level of stability to unstable situations, allowing for successful resolutions focused on creating value and maximizing recoveries among stakeholders.

Our firm specializes in the following company advisory services:

  • In-court and out-of-court restructuring advisory
  • Liquidity management
  • Financial modeling and forecasting
  • Operational improvement
  • Strategic business plan development
  • Management of communications with key stakeholders, including lenders, boards of directors, employees, investors, and creditor constituencies
  • Customer and vendor management
  • Negotiation and dispute resolution
  • Debt and capital restructuring
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Distressed and/or special situation M&A advisory
  • Post-transaction business stabilization

Our Solutions Leverage the Expertise of:

Bankruptcy Services

Our team of experienced bankruptcy professionals can assist in the full life cycle of the Chapter 11 process, starting from preparing a company for a potential filing to a successful exit.

Chief Restructuring Officer

Ankura brings executive-level, seasoned consultants to existing management teams when a company is struggling with the additional demands of a restructuring, including bringing experienced and additional resources to an otherwise frenetic and difficult reorganization process.

Cybersecurity

It is imperative to protect organizational information and technology during organizational restructuring because a cybersecurity incident or breach can have value impacting consequences. Our team of seasoned professionals helps companies with managing cybersecurity risks and cost effectively leading security initiatives during restructuring to ensure maximum integrity and value of the information during transformation.

eDiscovery

We provide the technology and workflow solutions to assist our company restructuring advisory experts identify fact patterns within email, chat, and business documents and produce large document populations to opposing parties to support multi-party litigation.

Foreign Investments & Transactional Advisory

Restructuring matters often cross borders and implicate sensitive public issues. Our team provides deep insight and hands-on experience helping our clients succeed with their most complex international risks and opportunities.

Forensic Accounting & Financial Investigations

We assist in company restructuring matters by performing investigative and forensic work on financial transactions and disputes, asset recoveries, and regulatory accounting inquiries.

Investigations

Our team can assist in company restructuring matters by performing investigative and forensic work on financial transactions and disputes, asset recoveries, and regulatory accounting inquiries.

Labor Strategy

Know where the cost saving opportunities exist quickly. Our experts can do this and quickly execute on the right labor strategy to help you make better decisions faster.

Litigation & Disputes

Financial distress will give rise to disputes and potential litigation. Our experts consult with CROs, management, and their advisors to evaluate matters from a liability and damages perspective to develop strategies and serve as expert witnesses when needed.

Monitoring & Independent Oversight

Our professionals have been engaged as trustees in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 cases, including administering the liquidating trust for the benefit of creditors, and providing administrative services relating to the implementation of the plan of reorganization or liquidation.

Regulatory & Technical Accounting Advisory

Our team can assist in company restructuring matters by performing investigative and forensic work on financial transactions and disputes, asset recoveries, and regulatory accounting inquiries.

Strategy & Operations

Our professionals use the CPO Framework to bridge the gap between financial metrics and the people, operating, and investment decisions that drive them, enabling owners and managers to align resources to strategy, calculate project paybacks, and drive long-term ROI.

Visual Communications

We understand how critical communication is to our clients in resolving significant business issues. We develop solutions for all presentation challenges and make complicated information easy to understand. We work with our team of professionals to develop the most effective presentations that help explain how our professionals bring a level of stability to unstable situations.

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M. Benjamin Jones
Senior Managing Director