In 1981, Jay Alix thought there must be a better way to save the assets, jobs, and values inherent in good companies caught in hard times.

That idea gave birth to a new industry: corporate turnaround and restructuring. The firm he started pioneered a series of innovative concepts and practices that are now used and recognized globally, including:

  • The role of the chief restructuring officer (CRO)
  • Turnaround teams, which leverage the client’s own people and thereby inculcate the turnaround tools
  • Success fees, which align incentives to the success of the engagement

In the 36 years since, AlixPartners has expanded our focus to apply our when it really matters mindset, honed in urgent situations, to the high-level, high-stakes matters that materially affect the future of organizations. Today, we partner with management of both healthy and challenged companies across more than 20 industries and in more than 60 countries around the world.

We have built a legacy of pursuing the highest standards of excellence in all areas of our business. We have achieved this by remaining focused on our clients and our people – and by adhering to our Core Values of Commitment, Professionalism, Teamwork, Common Sense, Personal Respect, and Communication. 

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Our Investors

AlixPartners is owned by a group of long-term investors, along with our founder, Jay Alix, and our managing directors.

Learn more about Our Investors
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Jay Alix, Founder

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values. We recognize the value diversity brings both to our personal experiences in the workplace and to the quality and strength of the advice we bring to our clients. 

Bring your whole self to work

We create and encourage environments that support awareness, learning, and the open exchange of ideas in our work with both our colleagues and our clients.

Work at AlixPartners
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AlixPartners Named a “Top Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality”

Employee Resource Groups

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Employee resource groups: why they matter

Diversity and Inclusion Affiliate Program

Through our Diversity and Inclusion Affiliate program, we work closely with leading diversity-focused organizations to offer our people opportunities for professional development, mentoring, networking, and performing community service. We actively seek to partner with additional affiliate organizations that offer new perspectives or create new learning opportunities for our people.

Learn more about our affiliates:

  • Catalyst is the leading nonprofit organization with a special mission to accelerate professional progress for women through workplace inclusion.
  • Ascend is the largest nonprofit Pan-Asian organization for business professionals in North America.
  • Association of Latino Professionals For America (ALPFA) has more than 72,000 members and more than 160 student chapters across America and is focused on expanding opportunities for Latino leadership in the global market.

Corporate social responsibility is deeply embedded in our culture, values, and principles.

We leverage our people and our financial resources to tackle social issues in the communities where we live and work, through our firm-wide philanthropy program, AlixGives.

All AlixPartners employees are encouraged to get involved through our volunteer program and have 8 hours per year of volunteer time off.

Just a few of our recent activities from around the world are below.

The AlixPartners Foundation

Since 2010, the AlixPartners Foundation has been providing financial and people support to good causes in the local communities where we work. The foundation also provides longer term structured donations, supporting a given charity over several years, to provide medium/long term donation stability for the charity to deliver a specific project. Here are some of the charitable initiatives the

AlixPartners Foundation is supporting:

  • Birkbeck Compass Project reaches out to refugee and asylum seeker communities to access education in the UK.
  • North and South London Cares is a community network of young professionals and older neighbors hanging out and helping one another in our rapidly changing city.
  • Mancunian Way an anti-social behavior reduction charity for Greater Manchester; reducing ASB, youth nuisance and crime, supporting the community.
  • Friendship Works UK’s oldest mentoring charity, improving the emotional well-being and life chances of disadvantaged youngsters in London. Part of the national charity Family Action
  • London Music Masters Providing high quality music tuition in some of London’s most socio-economically challenged boroughs to develop children’s sense of worth, commitment and broad achievement
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Youth INC

Youth INC transforms the lives of New York City kids through a venture philanthropy model that empowers nonprofits. It has taken a uniquely holistic approach to addressing the many different needs of these organizations, from improving fundraising practices and building boards to funding critical elements of infrastructure. By applying the best practices from the corporate and nonprofit sectors, Youth INC provides partner nonprofits with the tools to achieve sustainable growth. Youth INC currently partners with more than 60 youth-serving nonprofits that work with over 300,000 kids each year.

Through Youth INC, AlixPartners people connect with organizations whose causes they support and that are in need of board members with their specific skill sets.

Learn more about YOUTH INC

Youth INC transforms the lives of New York City kids through a venture philanthropy model that empowers nonprofits. It has taken a uniquely holistic approach to addressing the many different needs of these organizations, from improving fundraising practices and building boards to funding critical elements of infrastructure. By applying the best practices from the corporate and nonprofit sectors, Youth INC provides partner nonprofits with the tools to achieve sustainable growth. Youth INC currently partners with more than 60 youth-serving nonprofits that work with over 300,000 kids each year.

Through Youth INC, AlixPartners people connect with organizations whose causes they support and that are in need of board members with their specific skill sets.

Learn more about YOUTH INC
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Cycle for Survival

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JP Morgan Corporate Challenge

Each year AlixPartners supports the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®.

The challenge was born in 1977 in New York. Today it operates in 13 cities, in seven countries, on five continents. In 2016 more than $750,000 was donated to not-for-profit organizations throughout the participating cities.

AlixPartners team members across the world take part in the races, participating in some healthy competition, teamwork, and camaraderie.

Learn more about the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®

Each year AlixPartners supports the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®.

The challenge was born in 1977 in New York. Today it operates in 13 cities, in seven countries, on five continents. In 2016 more than $750,000 was donated to not-for-profit organizations throughout the participating cities.

AlixPartners team members across the world take part in the races, participating in some healthy competition, teamwork, and camaraderie.

Learn more about the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®

North and South London Cares

AlixPartners supports the twin charities, North London Cares and South London Cares. These organizations bring together young professionals and their older neighbors to reduce loneliness and isolation; to improve connections, resilience, skills, and confidence; and to bridge the gaps across generational and social divides.

Almost 20 people in AlixPartners’ London team make invaluable contributions through their roles as volunteers at the charities, and we run regular in-office fundraising activities.

Learn more about South London Cares
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School Justice Project (SJP)

Since 2014, AlixPartners has partnered with School Justice Project (SJP), a special education legal services and advocacy organization serving older court-involved students with special education needs in Washington, DC. SJP’s education attorneys provide free legal representation to ensure these students have meaningful access to a quality education. Through its direct representation and systemic advocacy programs, SJP has had an impact on the lives of more than 1,000 students. In June, 2017, AlixPartners hosted its third fundraiser on behalf of SJP, which drew more than 150 attendees from the local community and raised more than $55,000.

Learn more about School Justice Project (SJP)

Since 2014, AlixPartners has partnered with School Justice Project (SJP), a special education legal services and advocacy organization serving older court-involved students with special education needs in Washington, DC. SJP’s education attorneys provide free legal representation to ensure these students have meaningful access to a quality education. Through its direct representation and systemic advocacy programs, SJP has had an impact on the lives of more than 1,000 students. In June, 2017, AlixPartners hosted its third fundraiser on behalf of SJP, which drew more than 150 attendees from the local community and raised more than $55,000.

Learn more about School Justice Project (SJP)
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Global Kids 2017 GK 5K Run/Walk/Push

AlixPartners proudly sponsored the 2017 Global Kids (GK) 5K Run/Walk/Push, which was held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY. Proceeds from the 5K Run/Walk/Push will support Global Kids’ College and Career Readiness program, which provides one-on-one support to students as they prepare for life after high school.

Learn more about the 2017 Global Kids 5K

AlixPartners proudly sponsored the 2017 Global Kids (GK) 5K Run/Walk/Push, which was held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY. Proceeds from the 5K Run/Walk/Push will support Global Kids’ College and Career Readiness program, which provides one-on-one support to students as they prepare for life after high school.

Learn more about the 2017 Global Kids 5K

2017

The 11th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards honors AlixPartners with six awards at their annual ceremony.

2017

AlixPartners has been named the best consulting firm for corporate investigations and securities litigation by the readers of the New York Law Journal in their seventh annual Reader Rankings.

2016

The New York Institute of Credit (NYIC) named Spencer Ware, a Director at AlixPartners, the recipient of its 5th Annual Future Leader of the Year Award.

2016

AlixPartners has been honored by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA), receiving the international trade association’s “Turnaround of the Year – Mega Award” for its work on behalf of Chassix Holdings, Inc., and the “Transaction of the Year – Large Company” for its work on behalf of Altegrity, Inc.

2017

Josiah Brand named a 2017 Rising Star of the Profession by Consulting Magazine.

2016

AlixPartners consultants Emily Harte and Josiah Brand are among the recipients of The M&A Advisor’s 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards.

2016

AlixPartners congratulates Managing Director Yogesh Bahl on receiving the annual Ascend Inspiring Across Generations (IAG): High Impact Leader Award.

2016

Forbes Media in partnership with Statista named AlixPartners as one of "America's Best Management Consulting Firms.

In 1981, Jay Alix thought there must be a better way to save the assets, jobs, and values inherent in good companies caught in hard times.

That idea gave birth to a new industry: corporate turnaround and restructuring. The firm he started pioneered a series of innovative concepts and practices that are now used and recognized globally, including:

  • The role of the chief restructuring officer (CRO)
  • Turnaround teams, which leverage the client’s own people and thereby inculcate the turnaround tools
  • Success fees, which align incentives to the success of the engagement

In the 36 years since, AlixPartners has expanded our focus to apply our when it really matters mindset, honed in urgent situations, to the high-level, high-stakes matters that materially affect the future of organizations. Today, we partner with management of both healthy and challenged companies across more than 20 industries and in more than 60 countries around the world.

We have built a legacy of pursuing the highest standards of excellence in all areas of our business. We have achieved this by remaining focused on our clients and our people – and by adhering to our Core Values of Commitment, Professionalism, Teamwork, Common Sense, Personal Respect, and Communication. 

codeofconduct image2

Our Investors

AlixPartners is owned by a group of long-term investors, along with our founder, Jay Alix, and our managing directors.

Learn more about Our Investors
jalix jf miami 1269 founders page 600x338

Jay Alix, Founder

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values. We recognize the value diversity brings both to our personal experiences in the workplace and to the quality and strength of the advice we bring to our clients. 

Bring your whole self to work

We create and encourage environments that support awareness, learning, and the open exchange of ideas in our work with both our colleagues and our clients.

Work at AlixPartners
bp 18 4c

AlixPartners Named a “Top Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality”

Employee Resource Groups

alixpartners ergs home

Employee resource groups: why they matter

Diversity and Inclusion Affiliate Program

Through our Diversity and Inclusion Affiliate program, we work closely with leading diversity-focused organizations to offer our people opportunities for professional development, mentoring, networking, and performing community service. We actively seek to partner with additional affiliate organizations that offer new perspectives or create new learning opportunities for our people.

Learn more about our affiliates:

  • Catalyst is the leading nonprofit organization with a special mission to accelerate professional progress for women through workplace inclusion.
  • Ascend is the largest nonprofit Pan-Asian organization for business professionals in North America.
  • Association of Latino Professionals For America (ALPFA) has more than 72,000 members and more than 160 student chapters across America and is focused on expanding opportunities for Latino leadership in the global market.

Corporate social responsibility is deeply embedded in our culture, values, and principles.

We leverage our people and our financial resources to tackle social issues in the communities where we live and work, through our firm-wide philanthropy program, AlixGives.

All AlixPartners employees are encouraged to get involved through our volunteer program and have 8 hours per year of volunteer time off.

Just a few of our recent activities from around the world are below.

The AlixPartners Foundation

Since 2010, the AlixPartners Foundation has been providing financial and people support to good causes in the local communities where we work. The foundation also provides longer term structured donations, supporting a given charity over several years, to provide medium/long term donation stability for the charity to deliver a specific project. Here are some of the charitable initiatives the

AlixPartners Foundation is supporting:

  • Birkbeck Compass Project reaches out to refugee and asylum seeker communities to access education in the UK.
  • North and South London Cares is a community network of young professionals and older neighbors hanging out and helping one another in our rapidly changing city.
  • Mancunian Way an anti-social behavior reduction charity for Greater Manchester; reducing ASB, youth nuisance and crime, supporting the community.
  • Friendship Works UK’s oldest mentoring charity, improving the emotional well-being and life chances of disadvantaged youngsters in London. Part of the national charity Family Action
  • London Music Masters Providing high quality music tuition in some of London’s most socio-economically challenged boroughs to develop children’s sense of worth, commitment and broad achievement
youth inc    logo  white    with tagline

Youth INC

Youth INC transforms the lives of New York City kids through a venture philanthropy model that empowers nonprofits. It has taken a uniquely holistic approach to addressing the many different needs of these organizations, from improving fundraising practices and building boards to funding critical elements of infrastructure. By applying the best practices from the corporate and nonprofit sectors, Youth INC provides partner nonprofits with the tools to achieve sustainable growth. Youth INC currently partners with more than 60 youth-serving nonprofits that work with over 300,000 kids each year.

Through Youth INC, AlixPartners people connect with organizations whose causes they support and that are in need of board members with their specific skill sets.

Learn more about YOUTH INC

Youth INC transforms the lives of New York City kids through a venture philanthropy model that empowers nonprofits. It has taken a uniquely holistic approach to addressing the many different needs of these organizations, from improving fundraising practices and building boards to funding critical elements of infrastructure. By applying the best practices from the corporate and nonprofit sectors, Youth INC provides partner nonprofits with the tools to achieve sustainable growth. Youth INC currently partners with more than 60 youth-serving nonprofits that work with over 300,000 kids each year.

Through Youth INC, AlixPartners people connect with organizations whose causes they support and that are in need of board members with their specific skill sets.

Learn more about YOUTH INC
cycleforsurvivalnyc2017

Cycle for Survival

jp morgan challenge

JP Morgan Corporate Challenge

Each year AlixPartners supports the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®.

The challenge was born in 1977 in New York. Today it operates in 13 cities, in seven countries, on five continents. In 2016 more than $750,000 was donated to not-for-profit organizations throughout the participating cities.

AlixPartners team members across the world take part in the races, participating in some healthy competition, teamwork, and camaraderie.

Learn more about the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®

Each year AlixPartners supports the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®.

The challenge was born in 1977 in New York. Today it operates in 13 cities, in seven countries, on five continents. In 2016 more than $750,000 was donated to not-for-profit organizations throughout the participating cities.

AlixPartners team members across the world take part in the races, participating in some healthy competition, teamwork, and camaraderie.

Learn more about the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge®

North and South London Cares

AlixPartners supports the twin charities, North London Cares and South London Cares. These organizations bring together young professionals and their older neighbors to reduce loneliness and isolation; to improve connections, resilience, skills, and confidence; and to bridge the gaps across generational and social divides.

Almost 20 people in AlixPartners’ London team make invaluable contributions through their roles as volunteers at the charities, and we run regular in-office fundraising activities.

Learn more about South London Cares
sjp logo2

School Justice Project (SJP)

Since 2014, AlixPartners has partnered with School Justice Project (SJP), a special education legal services and advocacy organization serving older court-involved students with special education needs in Washington, DC. SJP’s education attorneys provide free legal representation to ensure these students have meaningful access to a quality education. Through its direct representation and systemic advocacy programs, SJP has had an impact on the lives of more than 1,000 students. In June, 2017, AlixPartners hosted its third fundraiser on behalf of SJP, which drew more than 150 attendees from the local community and raised more than $55,000.

Learn more about School Justice Project (SJP)

Since 2014, AlixPartners has partnered with School Justice Project (SJP), a special education legal services and advocacy organization serving older court-involved students with special education needs in Washington, DC. SJP’s education attorneys provide free legal representation to ensure these students have meaningful access to a quality education. Through its direct representation and systemic advocacy programs, SJP has had an impact on the lives of more than 1,000 students. In June, 2017, AlixPartners hosted its third fundraiser on behalf of SJP, which drew more than 150 attendees from the local community and raised more than $55,000.

Learn more about School Justice Project (SJP)
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Global Kids 2017 GK 5K Run/Walk/Push

AlixPartners proudly sponsored the 2017 Global Kids (GK) 5K Run/Walk/Push, which was held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY. Proceeds from the 5K Run/Walk/Push will support Global Kids’ College and Career Readiness program, which provides one-on-one support to students as they prepare for life after high school.

Learn more about the 2017 Global Kids 5K

AlixPartners proudly sponsored the 2017 Global Kids (GK) 5K Run/Walk/Push, which was held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY. Proceeds from the 5K Run/Walk/Push will support Global Kids’ College and Career Readiness program, which provides one-on-one support to students as they prepare for life after high school.

Learn more about the 2017 Global Kids 5K

2017

The 11th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards honors AlixPartners with six awards at their annual ceremony.

2017

AlixPartners has been named the best consulting firm for corporate investigations and securities litigation by the readers of the New York Law Journal in their seventh annual Reader Rankings.

2016

The New York Institute of Credit (NYIC) named Spencer Ware, a Director at AlixPartners, the recipient of its 5th Annual Future Leader of the Year Award.

2016

AlixPartners has been honored by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA), receiving the international trade association’s “Turnaround of the Year – Mega Award” for its work on behalf of Chassix Holdings, Inc., and the “Transaction of the Year – Large Company” for its work on behalf of Altegrity, Inc.

2017

Josiah Brand named a 2017 Rising Star of the Profession by Consulting Magazine.

2016

AlixPartners consultants Emily Harte and Josiah Brand are among the recipients of The M&A Advisor’s 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards.

2016

AlixPartners congratulates Managing Director Yogesh Bahl on receiving the annual Ascend Inspiring Across Generations (IAG): High Impact Leader Award.

2016

Forbes Media in partnership with Statista named AlixPartners as one of "America's Best Management Consulting Firms.