COVID–19: B. Riley Corporate Restructuring Solutions

As a leader in advising clients in recapitalizations, restructurings and special situation transactions, B. Riley’s Corporate Restructuring Group stands ready to support businesses in time of crisis and crisis recovery. The Corporate Restructuring Group provides investment banking and advisory services to entities operating and/or trending in an environment of financial distress.

Restructuring Solutions

Through numerous areas of expertise, our experienced restructuring professionals offer a proactive and creative approach to complex situations, thereby maximizing value for all stakeholders.

  • CRO (Chief Restructuring Officer) Services
  • Operational Restructuring
  • Financial Restructuring
  • Formal Proceedings
  • Fiduciary Services
  • Distressed M&A
  • Capital Raising Solutions
  • Lender Negotiations

Recent Transactions

Inverness Village: B. Riley FBR ran a chapter 11 sale process; GlassRatner served as Chief Restructuring Officer and financial advisor to the company

Tetraphase: B. Riley FBR evaluated strategic alternatives and negotiated an out of court recapitalization; GlassRatner provided liquidity assessments and cash flow analyses and served as financial advisor

Bristow Group Ad Hoc Equity Committee: B. Riley FBR provided strategic advice and negotiation support; GlassRatner provided valuation and financial advisory


Turnaround Atlas Awards from the Global M&A Network

  • Cross Border Special Situation M&A Deal of Year (Small-Mid Markets) – Premier Exhibitions (2019)
  • Valuation Service Provider of the Year (2018)
  • Refinancing Deal of the Year (2018)
  • Restructuring & Turnaround Professionals Global Top 100 – Ian Ratner, Principal – Atlanta (2017)
  • Manufacturing & Services Restructuring of the Year – AstroTurf sale to APT Acquisition (2017)
  • Media & Marketing Restructuring of the Year – Freedom Communications Chapter 11 Sale to Digital First Media (2017)
  • Restructuring & Turnaround Professionals Global Top 100 – Jim Fox, Principal – New York (2016)
  • Small Middle Markets Restructuring of the Year – Signal International Reorganization (2016)
  • Consumer Products & Services Restructuring of the Year – Mallygirl Chapter 11 Reorganization (2016)
  • Middle Markets Turnaround Consultant of the Year – Peter Schaeffer, Principal – New York (2015)
  • Insolvency of the Year – Coldwater Creek Chapter 11 Plan of Liquidation and Sale of Assets (2015)
  • Corporate Turnaround of the Year – Crumbs Bake Shop Restructuring and Acquisition by Lemonis Fischer Acquisition Company (2015)
  • Consumer Services Turnaround of the Year – Clearlake Capital Group Acquisition of Ashley Stewart Under Chapter 11 Auction (2015)
  • Restructuring & Turnaround Professionals Global Top 100 – Tom Santoro, Principal – Fort Lauderdale (2014)
  • Restructuring & Turnaround Professionals Global Top 100 – Ron Glass, Principal – Atlanta (2013)

CFA 40 Under 40 Awards

  • CFA 40 Under 40 Award – Marshall Glade, Managing Director – Atlanta (2017)

M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards

  • Consumer Staples Deal of The Year (Under $500 million) for advisory work involving Alliance Healthcare (2019)
  • Restructuring Community Impact Award for Acquisition of Assets of Alsip Acquisition, LLC by Paper Mill Acquisition LLC (2015)
  • Restructuring of the Year (Between $10mm-$50mm) – Restructuring of Ashley Stewart Holdings (2014)
  • Retail Manufacturing/Distribution Deal of the Year – Restructuring of Ashley Stewart Holdings (2014)

Leadership Team

For additional information regarding our corporate restructuring expertise, we encourage you to contact us:

Perry Mandarino

Senior Managing Director, Head of Corporate Restructuring
B. Riley FBR

Adam Rosen

Managing Director, Corporate Restructuring
B. Riley FBR

Ian Ratner

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