Partner & Managing Director, Chicago
As the first woman recipient and the third leader from AlixPartners to win the prestigious Harvey Miller Award for Outstanding Service in the restructuring industry, Lisa Donahue, global co-chair of Turnaround & Restructuring Services at AlixPartners is interviewed by Tim Coleman, Global Chairman of PFT Partners during the 2020 Distressed Investing Conference.
In the interview, Lisa discusses her early career, the opportunities she grasped, and many learnings from being challenged by mentors, colleagues and many high profile, high impact client situations throughout her career.
How can Boards keep their customers close despite significant shifts in consumer behavior—and priorities—during 2020? A discussion with Pippa Wicks, Executive Director at John Lewis & Partners and Dan Coen, Managing Director and senior retail adviser at AlixPartners
Watch this 2-minute video on how our 40 years of experience with disruption accelerated value for these four enterprises. Each was recognized by the Turnaround Management Association for leadership in the industry.
"So even before you add on a global pandemic, which is challenging operationally for even the most well-run companies with the strongest balance sheets, we were seeing disruption. I think depending on the business, there will certainly be opportunities for some of these businesses that maybe were thinking about getting rid of non-core assets. This could be an opportunity for them to get back to basics, to focus on core operations and to see if certain assets would perform better with a different owner."
-Managing Director and Turnaround and Restructuring Global Co-Leader, Lisa Donahue, interviewed by Bloomberg TV's Guy Johnson and Alix Steel