Eric Koza is a Partner & Managing Director and Co-Head of the Turnaround & Restructuring Services Practice - Americas at AlixPartners.

With nearly 25 years of experience, Eric specializes in providing strategic leadership to troubled and underperforming companies while advising senior executives, boards of directors, and creditors. His extensive background encompasses various roles, including senior management positions, financial advisory, principal investing, and directorship across public and private firms. Eric's expertise lies in restructuring, operations management, and executing complex transactions across multiple countries and diverse industries.

Eric brings a diverse skill set to his work and throughout his career, he has demonstrated a passion for developing understanding, solving problems, and democratizing solutions for industry-spanning companies in need.

Eric plays pivotal leadership roles in steering organizations through transformative turnarounds, earning recognition from industry peers. Eric's restructurings have been honored as the Turnaround Management Association’s 2018 Transaction of the Year - Mega Company and CRO of the Restructuring Deal of the Year award from The Deal® Awards 2020. Eric's outstanding contributions also led to his inclusion among the industry's top "People to Watch” by Turnarounds & Workouts.

CRO of the Restructuring Deal of the Year Award

2020 The Deal® Awards

Transaction of the Year - Mega Company

2018 Turnaround Management Association for the Avaya restructuring

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston College, an MBA from Boston University, and is a CFA® Charterholder. Eric’s unique blend of experience underscores his ability to navigate complex challenges and drive value creating outcomes across diverse corporate landscapes.