New York-based CohnReznick (FY19 net revenue of $653 million) has announced a major investment in expanding its restructuring and dispute resolution practice.
The firm has added eight industry veterans, including four partners, a managing director and three senior managers.
The senior members of the group are an already-established team joining the firm to expand and enhance debtor, creditor and fiduciary services across key industries, including financial services, health care, manufacturing, technology and not-for-profit.
The firm aims to help clients improve financial and operational performance in good times as well as prepare for the expected economic downturn.
Cynthia Romano, principal, will join Kevin Clancy to co-lead the practice. Romano has more than 25 years of experience in performance improvement, turnaround management, transaction support, and investment analysis. She will work from New York and Long Island offices in Jericho and Uniondale, N.Y. Romano is an expert in the industry, public speaker, writer and award winner.
Eric Danner, partner, is based in Boston and New York. He provides advisory services to publicly traded and privately held companies. Danner focuses on crisis management, as well as implementing turnaround business plans tailored to clients’ needs.
Antony Walker, principal, is based in Boston. He is experienced in financial and operational planning and execution, as well as turnaround and crisis leadership.
Chris Creger, principal, works from New York and New Jersey. He provides financial advisory, business restructuring and transaction support services. He has served the New York Turnaround Management Association in various roles and has won awards for his engagements.
In addition to these four principals/partners, the following professionals have also joined the CohnReznick team:
- Debbie Hill, managing director
- Jaime Angarita, senior manager
- Molly Jobe, senior manager
- Joonam Hwang, senior manager
Keith Denham, managing principal of CohnReznick Advisory, says, “For more than 20 years, CohnReznick has been a leader in helping organizations transform operations and maximize value. These eight award-winning advisors embody the collaborative, strategic approach CohnReznick is known for while enhancing our restructuring experience and capabilities in important industry segments.”