Jonathan is a corporate advisor with over 15 years professional experience advising boards and debt/equity investors on challenging situations. He is a turnaround and restructuring specialist and has led many of Australia’s most high profile and complex restructuring assignments. Jonathan’s core offering is corporate restructures, pre-lend and investment support, independent business reviews, divestment support, insolvency and interim management roles.
Jonathan has broad industry and restructuring experience with particular focus on advising alternate capital providers on special situation and distressed credit opportunities. He supports alternate capital providers invest, manage and exit special situation and distressed credit opportunities profitably.
Recent engagements include providing distressed pre-lend support to an international hedge fund to execute a $400 million distressed credit investment in Australia, leading the Voluntary Administration for Red Lea Chickens and leading the debt-for-equity transaction of McAleese, a large transport, logistics and lifting business.
Jonathan is a Chartered Accountant, a Registered Liquidator, a certified Turnaround Expert, a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and he earned a Masters of Business Administration. He is also a Committee Member of the NSW regional branch of the Turnaround Management Association and is the Chairman of the Young Appeals Committee of the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute.
QUALIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- Graduate, AICD
- Certified Turnaround Analyst
- Member, AICD
- Member, TMA
- Member, CA ANZ
- Graduate Diploma in Advanced Insolvency Law, University of Queensland
- Masters in Business Administration, University of New South Wales
- Bachelor of Commerce, University of Wollongong
- Chairman, Young Appeals Committee, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute