London - Partner
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Alastair is a partner within the Financial Advisory and Restructuring Services team and is based in London and specialises in cross-border advisory and formal insolvency appointments.
Alastair has been assisting companies in financial difficulty for almost 20 years. Alastair became a partner in 2001 and has worked with companies of all sizes and complexities.
He has an engineering degree, is a Certified Management Consultant and has written articles on property, football clubs, the hotel industry, retailing and corporate restructuring and turnaround.
Major recent projects:
Lead administrator of Drive Assist, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of short-term replacement vehicles, providing accident advice and support.
Lead administrator of the WIND Hellas group, the third largest fully integrated Greek telecommunications provider, during its successful 2010 restructuring.
Joint administrator of XL Group, an airline internet travel business and the third largest tour operator in the UK.
Joint administrator of the Laurel Group of companies, a nationwide pub operator including the sale of approximately 270 units operating the Slug & Lettuce, Yates and Ha Ha brands.
Lead administrator of Wagon Plc, the listed European automotive parts group, successfully selling plants in Spain, Czech Republic, Germany, Turkey, Italy and US.
Alastair's expertise covers:
- Aviation and airlines
- Retail and leisure
- Property and construction
- Telecoms and technology
- Investment banks
- Major lenders
- Asset-based lenders
- International law firms
- Hedge funds and private equity