WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ankura Consulting Group (Ankura), a business advisory and expert services firm, announced today the appointment of Josh Damon as Senior Managing Director. Based in the firm's Chicago office, Mr. Damon will work within Ankura's Turnaround & Restructuring group.
Mr. Josh Damon joins Ankura with more than 15 years of experience operating, advising and investing in companies across numerous industries and stages. He specializes in developing and executing operational improvements, strategic plans and turnaround services for companies and their investors. He leverages his experience as a C-Level executive, private equity investor and turnaround advisor to collaborate with management, shareholders and lenders to drive meaningful improvements in financial and operational performance for his clients. Most recently, Mr. Damon was the Chief Financial Officer at Uptake Technologies.
"Josh brings extensive experience transforming companies to greater levels of sustainable financial and operational performance." said Kevin Lavin, Co-President of Ankura. "His hands-on approach to quickly identify and implement solutions to generate meaningful results will make him an asset to Ankura and its clients."
About Ankura Consulting Group
Ankura Consulting Group is a business advisory and expert services firm. Its deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges clients face enables its team to provide impactful, senior-level counsel. As an independent firm built on five key principles – Integrity, Quality, Diversity, Collaboration and Longevity – Ankura's relationships extend beyond one engagement or issue. The firm empowers its industry experts to provide a high-touch, unique approach for its clients in critical times. Ankura's offering includes a wide range of services offered within its Data Analytics & Technology Services, Investigations & Accounting Advisory, Litigation & Disputes, Regulatory & Contractual Compliance, Risk, Resilience & Geopolitical, Turnaround & Restructuring groups. For more information: ankuraconsulting.com.
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