COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Profit Recovery Partners (PRP) LLC, a professional services firm specializing in innovative expense-reduction solutions, welcomes Dean R. Estrada and Robert Pierson as directors to its high-performing Solutions Management team. They will be responsible for the management and enhancement of client savings programs aimed at helping companies preserve essential capital.
"Think of our Solutions Management team as defenders of the bottom line," said Don Steiner, president, PRP. "PRP not only delivers cost-savings analysis but also insight into procurement processes and visibility into clients' operational spend, which ensures long-term sustained savings. With their stellar backgrounds in operational and financial consulting, Bob and Dean are uniquely positioned to serve as strategic resources to CFOs and procurement executives."
Estrada joins PRP with more than 20 years of experience in acquisitions, finance and business operations. He was the founder of Catalyst Consulting Group, a firm that offered operational consulting to distressed companies and due diligence, structuring, and financing acquisitions for prospective buyers. His experience also includes executive roles with private equity firm Platinum Equity LLP, investment banking firm PGP Capital Advisors and conglomerate Castle & Cooke Inc.
Before joining PRP, Bob Pierson led the successful merger of The Fidelis Group with The HAE Business Advisory Group and served as a partner of the combined business restructuring consulting firm. Pierson also served as the founder and top executive at DEC Architectural Composites, an international building product manufacturer and Fibercon de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., the foreign subsidiary of DEC. He is an active mentor to the Center for Entrepreneurship, Mihaylo College of Business and Economics California State University- Fullerton.
Estrada and Pierson report to Jeremy Linehan, vice president of Solutions Management at PRP.
"As directors, Bob and Dean will lead teams that review clients' operational, financial and business-process structures to find ongoing ways to increase revenue and lower costs," Linehan explained. "They will work with PRP's managing consultants to complete project implementations, potential savings presentations and expense area reviews – all signature services that differentiate PRP in the market."
About Profit Recovery Partners LLC
Profit Recovery Partners (PRP) LLC is a professional services firm that develops, implements and manages cost-reduction solutions for FORTUNE 1000 companies, law firms, private equity firms and private companies throughout North America. Its years of industry-direct experience, $2 billion in purchasing leverage as well as its program for ongoing support and verification, drive PRP's continued commitment to award-winning service. PRP's spend management, supplier management and procurement strategies have resulted in more than $1.8 billion in client savings. Visit www.prpllc.com, call 877-484-7776 or follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prpllc.
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