Governance, Risk, Investigations and Disputes
Combined Duff & Phelps and Kroll disputes, investigations, cyber, business intelligence, cross-border restructuring and other advisory.Governance, Risk, Investigations and Disputes
Phil Duffy is a managing director in the Manchester office and part of the Global Restructuring Advisory practice. He has more than 25 years of experience in the corporate recovery and recovery market.
He has significant experience advising clients in complex situations, including those with multijurisdictional issues. He has delivered a significant number of Independent Business Reviews on behalf of a wide range of stakeholders in order to facilitate a turnaround and/or restructuring.
Phil's sector expertise includes retail, property and, sport. Selected appointments include BHS, Oddbins, MFI and Borders, and several undisclosed multisite retailers resulting in the saving of many thousands of jobs as well as protecting stakeholders’ interests. Phil is currently advising a number of property companies and assisting them in deleveraging their current portfolios. In the sporting sector, Phil has provided restructuring advice to Premiership and Championship football clubs.
Additional notable multijurisdictional appointments include performing an operational restructure of the Mauritius Commercial Bank and serving as a member of the senior management team running the global administration of Federal Mogul.
Phil is a Chartered Accountant and a licensed UK Insolvency Practitioner. He has also co-chaired the R3 Turnaround Workshops (IFT) in the North of England.
Advising companies, financial sponsors and other stakeholders involved in challenging situations and distressed transactions.Global Restructuring Advisory
Guidance for management teams to optimize business outcomes.Corporate Restructuring and Debt Advisory
$130 million credit facility
Following an accelerated M&A process, Duff & Phelps sold the business and assets to Reynolds Catering Supplies Limited in a transaction which preserved the jobs of all 62 staff.