Washington, DC and Chicago – Tuesday, July 25, 2017 – Ankura Consulting (Ankura) announced today the appointment of Evelyn Ni as Managing Director. Based in the Chicago office, Ms. Ni will practice with the firm’s Turnaround & Restructuring group.
Evelyn Ni joins Ankura with more than 15 years’ experience advising and leading global private and public companies through periods of transition, both in and out of court. She specializes in the development and execution of operating and strategic plans, the creation and overhaul of financial and reporting processes, the consolidation of companies as part of mergers and/or acquisitions, the negotiation of debt and equity capital arrangements, and the enhancement of corporate liquidity.
Before joining Ankura, Ms. Ni was the vice president of Finance and Division CFO for Eastman Kodak Company, joining from AlixPartners where she spent 12 years as a director in their Turnaround and Restructuring Services group. She has advised clients in a variety of industries, including printing, auto manufacturing, transportation logistics, consumer products, construction, government contracting, promotional products and casual dining.
Kevin Lavin, Ankura Co-President, stated, “I couldn’t be more excited to have Evelyn join us. Evelyn is a tremendous professional, a natural leader and a perfect cultural fit for us at Ankura. Her global financial and operational experience working with companies in multiple industries is a strong addition to Ankura’s cross-industry teams as we continue to leverage collaboration as a means of delivering the best services and solutions for Ankura clients encountering complicated business issues.”