Alvarez and Marsal

Alvarez and Marsal's Private Equity Services

Paul Aversano is a Managing Director in Alvarez & Marsal’s Private Equity Services practice and the Global Practice Leader of the firm’s Transaction Advisory Group. For over 20 years, Mr. Aversano has specialized in leading both buy-side and sell-side financial accounting due diligence projects for complex public and private company transactions, as well as transactions in the capital markets.

As the Global Practice Leader of A&M's Transaction Advisory Group, Mr. Aversano works to deliver the firm’s services to clients not only in North America but throughout Europe, the Middle East, India, Asia and Latin America as well. He leads the group's efforts in the cross-border delivery of services to both private equity firms and strategic buyers around the world.

Mr. Aversano has assisted numerous private equity firms and strategic buyers across a wide spectrum of industries. He specializes in providing accounting and transaction structuring advice for leverage recapitalizations, purchase accounting and SEC reporting, assessing quality of earnings, and GAAP accounting. He critiques financial models and reviews target companies' financial performance to identify cost reductions and / or operating efficiencies. He also brings extensive experience to legal counsel, including expert technical accounting guidance for purchase price arbitration and related analysis and support of purchase price adjustments. He has worked with management teams of private equity-backed portfolio companies to complete add-on acquisitions and direct platform investments.

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Paul Aversano on Analyzing the M&A Landscape

It’s always a pleasure to speak with host Oliver Renick about the volatile markets in our economy today. As multiple disruptive forces can potentially enter the M&A space, companies and investors should both be aware of these factors and possibly utilize them to strive for economic growth. Listen to our full interview on TD Ameritade’s Morning Trade Live below.

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I recently returned to Fox Business’ After the Bell to elaborate on the “Vortex of Volatility” and aspects ranging from geopolitical factors to climate change that are influencing our markets today. Watch my discussion with host Melissa Francis here.

What M&A Dealmakers Need To Understand About the Current “Vortex of Volatility”

With so many factors driving current markets, we must learn to face the “Vortex of Volatility” in order to navigate our way through the pressures and challenges in the deal making space today. Recently, I had the opportunity to share my insights on this in a Q&A with Intralinks in its Deal Flow Predictor & North American M&A H2 2019 report.