Mr. McIntosh, a recognized leader in the Canadian restructuring industry, brings over 36 years of turnaround and restructuring experience to A&M. He has been involved in several engagements involving cross-border operations, including concurrent CCAA and Chapter 11 / Chapter 15 filings and court-appointed receiverships. He has been involved in restructuring and insolvency cases in numerous industries, most notably in: real estate, retail, manufacturing, energy, media, pulp and paper, construction technology, transportation, building products, hospitality and agriculture.
Notable public engagements include acting as financial advisor to the ABL and term lenders to Sears Canada, financial advisor to and CCAA monitor of Target Canada Co., financial advisor to and CCAA Monitor of Express Canada, financial advisor to Golf Town / Golfsmith, financial advisor to the senior secured Lender group of Canwest Publishing, financial advisor to the senior secured Lender syndicate of Bowater Canadian Forest Products Inc., financial advisor to FirstOnSite Canada, financial advisor to Arclin Canada Inc., financial advisor to and CCAA Monitor of InterTAN (Circuit City), financial advisor to the senior secured lending syndicate of Lone Pine Resources Inc. and financial advisor to IBI Group.
Mr. McIntosh earned a bachelor's degree in commerce from Queen's University, where he has served on the Advisory Board of the Smith School of Business since 1999, and as Chair of the Board from 2001-2004. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional, and a Canadian Licensed Insolvency Trustee. Mr. McIntosh was a leading player in the insolvency legislative reform process from 2000 to 2007 and is a frequent speaker on restructuring matters. He is a member of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals and was on the Board of Directors of the Insolvency Institute of Canada from 2009 to 2016, serving as President of the IIC from 2012 to 2014.
Mr. McIntosh was named a Fellow of the Insolvency Institute of Canada in 2014 in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the profession. He also led the A&M team that was presented with the International Turnaround of the Year Award in 2015 from the Turnaround Management Association for IBI Group.
NOTE: Alvarez & Marsal employs CPAs but is not a licensed CPA firm.