Leading companies, financial institutions and public entities turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) to solve their operational, financial and regulatory challenges and provide turnaround management solutions that work.

Around the world, change is a given and the need to create value is a constant. Companies facing operational and financial challenges need sound guidance and support to ensure future recovery, growth and results. A&M is uniquely positioned to develop and implement solutions that sharpen your business’s competitive advantage and future position.

Serving as trusted partners, our world-class operations professionals solve continuity- and growth-related business issues. A&M’s 360-degree approach to problem-solving drives the critical change required to optimize performance and maximize value.

 

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Covid Crisis: Are efforts up to the mark? Optimisation vs turnaround of the French Retail Banking Industry

May 7, 2021
Authors: Nicolas Taufflieb, Mark Bennett
Over the last three years, A&M has done a comprehensive study of the profitability analysis of retail banks in France, which confirms that the economic model is under pressure, accentuated by the effects of the Covid crisis. This study is based on the 2020 results of French retail banks (Crédit Agricole, Caisse d’Epargne, Banques Populaires, Crédit Mutuel, Société Générale, BNP Paribas, LCL).

European G-SIBs Pulse Report Year 2020

April 30, 2021
Authors: Fernando De La Mora, Tom Johannessen, Alberto Gil, Eduardo Areilza
Who were the top performing banks in Europe? In A&M’s first edition of the European G-SIBs Pulse, we analyse eleven leading European banks and highlight the top performers based on business profitability, balance sheet resilience and CO2 footprint estimation.

Is Procurement the Biggest Untapped Value Driver in Financial Services?

March 10, 2021
Authors: Harish Kumar, Chris Broyden, Tom Johannessen, Emmanuel Benault , Naresh Kumar
Increased shareholder activism, coupled with the rapidly accelerating pace of digital change, is forcing management teams in the financial services sector to rethink and streamline their cost structures. During the current economic climate, procurement is emerging as a prime lever for rapid and sustainable margin improvement.
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According to the submission to the French authorities regarding the Gender Equality Index ("Index de l'égalité professionnelle"), A&M France has 75/100 points and thus complies with the legal regulations. We are very pleased with the result, as our core value “Inclusive Diversity” includes gender equality and we are proud to have been successfully accredited by the French authorities. Nevertheless, A&M will constantly strive to maintain and increase the achieved score in the spirit of A&M's continued growth, as equality of all employees is one of our most important commitments.

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Transform operations, catapult growth and accelerate results.

Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) delivers performance improvement, turnaround management and business advisory services to help organizations transform operations, catapult growth and accelerate results through decisive action.

Whether serving as advisers to executive boards, in interim management roles or with corporate stakeholders, our bias toward action and roll-up-your-sleeves culture remain the same. Powered by A&M’s restructuring heritage, our professionals assess business process management risks to help you address key areas impeding performance and implement sound solutions.

OUR EXPERTISE:

  • Transaction Advisory
    With one of the largest global transaction advisory teams, unrestricted by audit-based conflicts, we work with private equity, sovereign wealth funds, family offices, and hedge funds as well as corporate acquirers. We provide integrated financial, operational, commercial and accounting due diligence services to help them make informed investment decisions and improve the performance of current assets.
  • Transformation and Performance Improvement
    As experienced performance improvement partners, our approach is built on our operational and restructuring heritage and core principles: speed of analysis, practical business expertise and hands-on delivery.
  • Operational Due Diligence
    We analyze functional and departmental processes, including manufacturing operations, supply chain and distribution channels, procurement and supply, information technology, and back-office operations, to identify potential EBITDA adjustments. Our integrated operational and financial due diligence teams seamlessly construct a holistic view of the transaction opportunity.
  • Interim and Crisis Management
    We fill interim and crisis management roles to help guide companies through periods of distress or change. Our professionals work to improve operational / financial performance and create value.
  • Restructuring and Turnaround
    We offer critical assistance to companies that are underperforming, are in a crisis, or are healthy but with underperforming divisions. We collaborate with company management and serve in interim roles to stabilize financial and operational performance by developing and implementing comprehensive profitability and working capital plans.
  • Financial Institutions Advisory
    A&M supports leading financial institutions which are facing challenging revenue and regulatory pressures. We help them in accelerating their transformation agenda and delivering performance excellence with a focus on cost take out projects, regulatory issues (including resolution and recovery planning). We leverage our restructuring DNA to push disruptive transformation and manage complexity through the seniority and expertise of our teams. 
  • Disputes and Investigations
    We provide analytical and investigative services to law firms, corporate counsel and management involved in complex financial disputes. We are trusted partners for business investigations, litigation consulting, accounting crises, forensic technology and expert testimony. Our comprehensive understanding of statutory and common law and rules of evidence yield practical solutions to challenges throughout investigation and testimony. We have provided written and oral expert evidence/testimony on matters related to damages, valuation and economic causation in domestic courts, and before arbitral tribunals working under the auspices of all the major arbitral institutions around the world. A&M’s Disputes and Investigations experts are recognised by Who’s Who Legal and other directories as leading players in their field. 
  • Valuation Services
    Maximising value is at the core of every senior management decision. We solve the most complex and challenging valuation issues for clients, including fairness opinions and commercial valuations, financial reporting and tax valuations, portfolio valuations for fund investments, valuations for claims and disputes, and strategic option evaluation.
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At A&M, we pride ourselves on being independent thinkers and doers who will make a difference for the clients we serve. Our senior professionals are experienced operators, world-class consultants and industry veterans who draw upon the firm's restructuring heritage to help leaders turn change into a strategic business asset, manage risk and unlock value at every stage.

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