In challenging times, key stakeholders require prompt and reliable information on the financial status of a company and the restructuring alternatives available. We have the experience to identify business crisis at an early stage and assess strategic alternatives to help you take advantage of existing opportunities.
That process could involve providing guidance on insolvency, supporting you through crisis scenarios or offering timely advice on litigation or dispute proceedings. With a wealth of local and international expertise, our specialists develop robust concepts, work to preserve and maximise value for all stakeholders.
Our areas of expertise include:
Corporate restructuring and insolvency
Our experienced corporate restructuring consultants can help you find beneficial alternatives to winding up a company that is struggling financially. Business restructuring solutions can include corporate reorganisations and debt restructurings, while formal insolvency procedures as last resort or when a situation calls for it.
During such financially trying times, parties including creditors, lawyers, credit executives, financial institutions and businessmen may turn to us to undertake formal appointments or turnaround services. From bankruptcy to underperforming businesses, we identify strategic solutions, work closely with key stakeholders and execute the plans necessary to help businesses pivot towards a stronger future.
We have the expertise to undertake the following appointments:
- Liquidators / provisional liquidators
- Judicial managers / interim judicial managers
- Receivers / receivers and managers
- Scheme managers / administrators
- Receivers of income
- Agents for mortgagee-in-possession
Learn more about our corporate restructuring services and insolvency advisory capabilities.
Personal restructuring and insolvency
Apart from organisation, we have a team of dedicated professionals who can assist individuals in restructuring their personal debt and provide solutions to creditors in cases where a debtor’s personal insolvency is imminent, resulting in bankruptcy.
We are able to act as private trustees in place of the official assignee in the event of a bankruptcy or nominees in voluntary agreement.
Crisis management and rehabilitation
Companies and individuals who find themselves in a financially distressed situation as a result of intense competition or occurrence of an unexpected disruptive situation can engage our crisis management and rehabilitation experts. Strategic solutions, with timely actions and advice from experienced professionals can begin a successful turnaround of the businesses that refocuses its strategy and continue to creating value for its stakeholders.
Our crisis management services take the form of independent business review, business resuscitation, business turnaround, and monitoring services of financial positions of borrowers for banks and financial institutions. If you are facing financial difficulty, learn more about our crisis management and rehabilitation services.
Litigation support and forensics
Our litigation experts can provide timely, in-depth and relevant financial analysis for lawyers and clients involved in potential or pending litigation or dispute resolution proceedings, and assist both with the commercial submission process which includes drafting of statements, providing reports during the case and advising on settlement.
We present complex financial concepts and issues in a manner readily understood by the relevant parties and the courts.
We also support financial forensic investigations to achieve business integrity through the prevention, detection and investigation of any fraudulent or irregular activities.
Our services include:
- Dispute resolution
- Fact-finding (including assistance in the discovery and analysis of financial information)
- Quantification, evaluation and assessment of economic loss and damages
- Valuations of shares and businesses
- Due diligence reviews
- Expert testimony
- Preparation of expert reports
- Critical analysis of other expert reports
- Forensic accounting (including reconstruction of financial statements and information where business records have been lost or destroyed)
- Financial / fraud investigation
- Special audits
- Assets tracing
Learn more about our litigation support and forensics expertise.