NEW YORK – October 27, 2020 – Ankura, a global business advisory and expert services company, is pleased to announce that Christine Wu McDonagh, Jordyn Peck, Dana Stefanczyk and Mark Thorson have been appointed Managing Directors and 13 additional professionals have joined the firm to accelerate the development of the company’s recently established Office of the CFO practice.
“High caliber professionals are attracted to our culture and the opportunities to grow their careers at Ankura. Working as a team across the firm with synergistic disciplines including data analytics, sophisticated transaction advice, financial consulting and transformative project management, we serve our clients holistically. We collaborate to leverage our diverse expertise to help clients see issues from different perspectives often resulting in novel solutions to complex problems,” said Philip Daddona, President of Ankura. “Adding this new expertise to Ankura provides another way for us to deliver best in class solutions, services and results to our clients.”
As recently announced by the company, Elliot Fuhr will lead the Office of the CFO practice as Ankura addresses the transactional and transformational needs of corporations, financial institutions and private equity market participants with comprehensive solutions comprised of services that draw from proven expertise within the company.
“We don’t stop at problem solving. We deliver holistic solutions that have an immediate impact on value and stand the test of time. We drive outcomes sought by corporate executives, Boards of Directors and investors with an array of tools, knowledge, talent and experience, and do so in an effective, collaborative and urgent manner. In an increasingly disruptive, challenging and dynamic environment, value is maximized by holistically addressing the client. The multi-disciplinary capabilities at Ankura deliver the sophisticated solutions that today’s enterprise requires,” said Mr. Fuhr.