AlixPartners Promotes Twenty-four Directors

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 20:16

Twenty-four Directors at AlixPartners have been promoted to managing directors of the firm.

Apratim Sarkar (Boston) has more than 20 years of consulting and industry experience, with a particular focus on procurement transformation, strategic sourcing, product design and value engineering, and operational cost improvement in the retail and consumer packaged goods sectors across North America.

Greg Sward (Boston) helps large companies drive profitability and go to market, primarily in the technology and related services industries.

Andrew Csicsila (Chicago) has over 22 years of consulting and industry experience and works at the top level of organizations to help executives to create a competitive advantage through world-class operations.

David Willetts (Chicago) works with manufacturers in consumer products industries, particularly packaging and food & beverage manufacturers, to rapidly drive EBITDA growth.

Robert Albergotti (Houston) is an experienced finance executive with more than 15 years of experience working with senior management teams, attorneys, creditors, and private-equity sponsors at all levels to identify process improvements, spot business trends, assist in complex financial restructurings, and take advantage of financial opportunities.

Michael Chiock (Houston) brings close to 20 years of experience in consulting and industry to his clients, and primarily serves companies in energy and energy-related equipment, service, and process industries.

Mark Hawken (London) supports companies to successfully navigate through significant change events. He has more than 20 years of experience in complex turnarounds, cost rationalization exercises, debt capital raising and renegotiation, and M&A.

Matt Hunt (London) has more than 15 years' experience in the telecommunications and media sectors, specializing in the application of economics in the areas of competition/anti-trust, litigation, regulation and strategy.

Paul Kelly (London) works with private equity and corporate organizations across different industries, guiding companies through digital and technology transformations.

Serge Lupas (London) has 25 years' hands-on experience in CEO, interim CEO, and operational roles, as well as advisory assignments.

Mark Veldon (London) works extensively in private equity, guiding companies through M&A transactions and operational transformations.

Andy He (Los Angeles) helps clients resolve complex challenges and deliver financial and operational results. He specializes in large-scale holistic performance improvement programs, typically in urgent and high-impact situations.

Dario Duse (Milan) supports industrial and high-tech companies and shareholders in achieving tangible and breakthrough operational improvements after complex and turnaround situations.

Kai Schumacher (Munich) uses the facts and financial analysis to quantify damages in international arbitrations and litigations, perform forensic investigations, evaluate assets and businesses, facilitate M&A transactions, and conduct monitorships.

Giuseppe Gasparro (New York) has experience in full-scale business transformation, sales and marketing, IT and cloud migration, organizational design, and postmerger integration with a focus on hardware and software companies.

Tarek Ghalayini (New York) prepares and guides clients in large, cross-border matters involving data mining, document review, and other electronic discovery issues.

Murali Gokki (New York) has more than 15 years of experience in delivering high-impact strategic and business transformational solutions for global retail and consumer product companies.

Matthew Kelly (New York) identifies and drives cost optimization in complex and large-scale transformations with a particular focus on software portfolio analysis and R&D optimization.

Sonia Lapinsky (New York) applies nearly two decades of global operational experience to guide retail and fashion clients in achieving margin enhancements, cost reductions, operational streamlining, and enablement of speed and flexibility.

Meaghan Schmidt (New York) brings close to 15 years of experience as a forensic accountant, specializing in corporate accounting and financial reporting investigations.

Steven Spitzer (New York) is a results-driven executive with more than 20 years of operational and consulting experience, including acting as the senior financial executive for a division of a multibillion dollar media company, interim treasurer for a publicly traded manufacturing company, and CFO of a private-equity backed magazine publishing company.

Sven Stumbauer (New York) serves financial institutions globally in the areas of anti-money laundering (AML) and sanctions. Sven's industry experience includes helping US and international banks, broker/dealers, insurance companies, gaming companies, trust companies, hedge funds, and multinational corporations.

Clifton Wessels-Yen (New York) has nearly 20 years of experience in accelerated cost transformations. He creates strategies that deliver significant performance improvement and leads implementation programs that achieve rapid, tangible results.

Pascal Fabre (Paris) has almost 20 years of experience in performance improvement and operational restructuring, particularly in operations ranging from product development and program management to manufacturing, customer support and services, and digital transformation.