Anthony is a Managing Director with an exceptionally deep track record of demonstrated value creation successes for clients. He provides financial, operational and strategic leadership to achieve increased stakeholder value and overcome complex business challenges. He leads business change initiatives using a data-driven disciplined systematic process coupled with hands-on engagement with management teams to illuminate operating economics, implement robust financial reporting processes, drive top-line revenue growth coupled with prudent cash conservation.
He has held numerous leadership roles in performance improvement situations across a wide range of industries in the US and overseas with revenues ranging from $100 MM to $40 billion. He has lead restructurings representing clients in the Delaware and the Southern District of NY bankruptcy courts.
Prior to joining Accordion, he founded and led Steelgate Partners, an advisory firm focused on providing finance function consulting, interim leadership, and merger integration to private equity-owned portfolio companies and corporations. Sample engagements include providing interim CFO services to a global $300MM B2B distributor, where he helped pivot the company performance allowing for a very successful refinancing of over $50MM which provided a significant dividend to shareholders. Anthony was an early member of the highly successful Turnaround & Restructuring Service practice at AlixPartners where he focused on increasing value for under-performing and distressed companies globally.
Earlier in his career, Anthony was a member of the senior leadership team at US Filter Corporation, an acquisition focused growth enterprise that consolidated the fragmented industrial water-equipment market, eventually achieving over $5 billion in global revenues. He led the operating integration of multiple acquired businesses, functioning in all dimensions of the strategic business process to build value. His roles included responsibility for equipment manufacturing plants to regional service operations.
Anthony graduated from Princeton University with a B.S. in Engineering and also holds an M.B.A. from University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School of Business.
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