Interim Management

Our Interim Management professionals are seasoned operating executives accustomed to stepping into a variety of roles to assist a company through difficult transitions. While the Zolfo Cooper name is known for its leadership role in large, public-record situations, a significant portion of our work involves confidential assignments across numerous industries, including assisting private equity sponsors looking to accelerate results in portfolio companies.

Working as senior management (e.g., chief restructuring officer, interim CEO, COO, CFO), our professionals take on operating roles that are pivotal to driving a successful restructuring, preserving enterprise value and turbo-charging performance. In circumstances which require immediate intervention, our crisis experts can provide experienced leadership on the spot.

Zolfo Cooper works with company directors, investors, and other stakeholders to provide objective perspective and immediate results. We assist clients facing a variety of challenges through services including:

  • Business plan development and implementation
  • Business reviews
  • Contingency planning
  • Crisis management triage in situations of
    • Unexpected management transition
    • Legal, regulatory, reputational issues
    • Covenant defaults
  • Financial restructuring
  • Interim C-suite and functional roles to address
    • Poor performing investment
    • Weak processes, reporting or controls
    • Need for culture change agents
    • Need for particular expertise
  • Liquidity and business stabilization
  • Management of complex wind-downs
  • Operational restructuring
  • Restructuring planning and implementation