M&A and Corporate Finance
FTI Consulting is an independent global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. FTI Consulting professionals, located in all major business centres throughout the world, work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and opportunities. As a trusted partner to companies, boards of directors, investors, lenders and creditors around the world, the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment is focused on delivering restructuring, business transformation and transaction solutions. Committed to our clients’ success, our award-winning professionals address the full spectrum of financial, operational and transactional risks and opportunities across diverse industries. Included among our core strengths is providing expertise in guiding companies through the value-creation life cycle.
John Park is a Senior Managing Director and the Head of Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Australia at FTI Consulting. John is a leading specialist in business transformation, restructuring, corporate recovery and turnaround consulting. He has extensive experience in the corporate recovery market and operational management in a wide variety of industries. This industry focus has been primarily in property, manufacturing, mining and mining services, hospitality, building and construction, retail and financial services. John has been directly responsible for some of the largest corporate administrations and turnarounds within Australia. His 26-year career administering complex business transformations has provided him with a unique foresight when it comes to overcoming a company’s challenges, capitalising on opportunities and leveraging their competitive advantage. John provides leadership and practical solutions to improve performance and efficiencies across a business and partners with leaders to manage change, streamline costs, optimise revenue and execute growth strategies both in the short and long-term.
Mark Dewar is Head of Australia and is a Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment at FTI Consulting and is based in Sydney, Australia. He is the Australian leader of the Business Transformation practice and has more than 17 years of experience principally advising corporations, private equity investors and junior debt providers. Mark provides advice on complex financial restructurings, prepares and reviews forecasts, provides cash management and performance improvement services and advises investors who have exposure to underperforming or distressed assets. Mark has been involved in various industries, including financial services, telecommunications, software, retail, engineering, building and construction, and automotive. Recent cases have involved working in jurisdictions that have suffered as a result of macro-economic conditions, such as Greece, Cyprus, Ireland and Iceland.
Quentin Olde is a Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment of FTI Consulting and is based in Sydney, Australia. A highly regarded restructuring and insolvency practitioner with over 25 years of experience, he provides strategic advice to clients on numerous complex informal and formal restructuring, insolvencies and workouts. Quentin has broad industry expertise in the retail and consumer products, property, hospitality, mining and mining services and technology services sectors. He also leads the Australian aspect of the firm's global initiatives around Private Equity Capital. As a seasoned corporate finance advisor, Quentin offers clients expertise in private equity transactions, restructurings, strategic workouts, formal insolvencies, distressed debt-trading transactions, dispute resolution and operational restructurings. His clients include banks and financial institutions, finance companies, hedge and private equity funds, pension funds, bondholders and noteholders.