Mr. Goulding assists clients in reviewing and preparing business plans, analyzing product profitability, assessing cash flow and liquidity, and developing restructuring and reorganization strategies. He has worked in a variety of industries, including retail, energy, technology, transportation and logistics, agriculture, manufacturing, telecommunications and financial services.
Mr. Goulding’s notable clients include Global Geophysical Services, Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Markets, Movie Gallery (where he served as the Treasurer), USGen New England, Inc. (a subsidiary of PG&E National Energy Group), and Allegheny Power.
Previously, Mr. Goulding served as Restructuring Officer and Treasurer of Washington Mutual, Inc. (WMI) where he negotiated an approximately $6.5 billion settlement with JPMorgan, resulting in a recovery of more than 100 percent for all unsecured creditors and a recovery for equity holders. In addition, Mr. Goulding was instrumental in establishing a new organization at WMI from the one employee that remained after the seizure of the bank. His work included overseeing the development of a new information technology (IT) infrastructure, hiring all personnel and managing the day to day operations.
Additionally, Mr. Goulding has worked with a consumer technology and wearable device company, a portable GPS consumer electronics company, third-party logistics companies, an international air cargo company and a large engineering and construction services company, among other engagements.
Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Goulding spent two years in the San Francisco office of the Corporate Restructuring Group of a Big Five firm, where he served as an Associate. Previously, Mr. Goulding was a Business Strategist with Viant Corporation and an Associate at SRI Consulting.
Mr. Goulding earned his bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Michigan. He is a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder. Additionally, he is a member of the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors (AIRA), the Southern California Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association and the CFA Institute.