Paul Crisalli, Jr. is a Senior Managing Director at Ankura Consulting Group, located in the New York office. Mr. Crisalli has over eighteen years of experience assisting clients with complex financial and operational transformations. Mr. Crisalli has provided advisory services to various constituencies regarding in-court and out-of-court restructurings, business plan assessments, strategy, budgeting and forecasting, financial planning and analysis, treasury, due diligence and other financial performance improvement services.
Prior to joining Ankura, Mr. Crisalli worked in FTI’s Office of the CFO Solutions practice (FTI OCFO) with a focus on Finance Performance Management and Treasury Solutions. As part of FTI OCFO, Mr. Crisalli led teams that assisted corporate clients with budgeting, forecasting, long-term strategic planning, corporate treasury, data analytics, capital allocation and financing decisions.
Prior to joining FTI OCFO, Mr. Crisalli spent twelve years in FTI’s Corporate Finance and Restructuring practice where he advised clients across a variety of industries including insurance, chemicals, automotive, financial services, healthcare, retail and consumer products. Select past engagements include Kodak, LyondellBasell, Delphi, a multi-billion-dollar global tire and rubber company, Ambac, MBIA, CIFG, Syncora, ACA, BluePoint RE, Zenta, NexCen, 2-10 HBW, Refco, AAI Pharma, Le Gourmet Chef and Crown Pacific Partners.
Mr. Crisalli has also advised several global financial institutions through complex transactions involving counterparty credit default swap exposure, due diligence, financial modeling and agreed upon procedures related to esoteric asset and whole-business securitizations.
Prior to joining FTI, Mr. Crisalli spent four years in the Business Recovery Services practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers where he provided financial advisory services to corporate clients and financial institutions involved in turnaround and restructuring transactions. His engagements included Kindred Healthcare (f/k/a Vencor, Inc.), Senior Living Properties, HealthSouth, USA Floral Products, Dairy Mart and the sale of PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting to IBM.
Mr. Crisalli holds a BS in Finance from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management and is a Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor.