Michael Shanahan
Managing Director
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17+ years of experience working with financial institutions to develop and execute risk, regulatory, technology, and information security / cyber solutions
Focuses on delivering business outcomes to increase shareholder value, improve operational performance, and ensure business objectives are achieved
Deep expertise in executing turnarounds of at risk or troubled projects and initiatives
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Michael Shanahan is a Managing Director with Alvarez & Marsal Corporate Performance Improvement in New York, specializing in developing and executing risk, regulatory, technology, and information/cyber security strategies to redesign processes, address issues, and execute turnarounds of at risk or troubled projects and initiatives.

Working as an advisor to senior management primarily within financial services, Mr. Shanahan brings deep expertise in increasing shareholder value, improving operational performance, and ensuring business objectives are achieved.

With more than 17 years of experience, Mr. Shanahan has leveraged his strong organizational and program management skills to manage numerous highly visible and critical enterprise wide initiatives across a variety of clients.

Some of Mr. Shanahan's notable clients include Lehman Brothers, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, Bank of Tokyo, Ally Financial, Banco Bradesco, Blackstone, Apollo Global Management, Harbinger Capital, Guggenheim Partners, and Mutual of America.

Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Shanahan was an operations and technology consultant with Andersen Consulting / Accenture, where he supported numerous clients with their retail strategy and technology needs.

Mr. Shanahan earned a bachelor's degree in mining and minerals engineering from Virginia Tech. He also earned a master's degree in business administration, with concentrations in marketing and information technology, from the University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business.

NOTE: Alvarez & Marsal employs CPAs but is not a licensed CPA firm.