He specializes in analyzing, developing and implementing business plans to assist financially challenged companies.
With more than 25 years of financial restructuring and business experience, Mr. Hill has advised management teams, boards of directors, secured lenders and other creditor groups, ranging from financial adviser to interim management in several industry sectors.
Mr. Hill’s diverse restructuring experience has included numerous advisory roles within automotive, manufacturing, media, retail, steel, service and other specialty industries. Clients include: Allied Products, Allis-Chalmers, AEI Resources, AM International, Collins & Aikman, DEC International, Geneva Steel, The Grabill Corporation, Graceway Pharmaceuticals, Greyhound, Horizon Natural Resources, Lason, Minneapolis Star Tribune, NS Group, Peter J. Schmidt, Stampede Meat, Tempel Steel, UPI, Tribune Company, TWA and Walbro Corp.
Mr. Hill also served as Chief Restructuring Officer and a member of the board of directors of SourceLink, Inc., a project for which he received the Turnaround of the Year Award from the Chicago Chapter of the TMA.
Prior to opening A&M's Chicago office in 2002, he spent more than 19 years with Big Five public accounting firms. As a public accounting partner, he assisted audit teams on many engagements, including Tenneco, USG, Montgomery Ward and Motor Coach Industries.
Mr. Hill earned a bachelor's degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Illinois CPA Society and the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors. He is also a member of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) and has served on its national board.
NOTE: Alvarez & Marsal employs CPAs but is not a licensed CPA firm.