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.
Alvarez & Marsal Global Transaction Advisory Group delivers maximum value in every deal through our combined deep operational, functional & industry expertise and Big-Four quality financial accounting & tax services. Providing service excellence with a global reach and local approach: A&M is M&A.
I joined Bloomberg Radio’s Carol Massar & Jason Kelly on Businessweek to discuss the dealmaking cycle, including the current “Vortex of Volatility” and trends in the private equity space. Listen to our full interview below.
Despite President Trump’s pro-business policies, the potential for gridlock in Washington is weighing on financial markets. Here I sit down with Melissa Francis on Fox Business’ After the Bell to discuss how uncertainty is creating market volatility heading into the midterm elections.
From technological disruption to an abundance of dry powder, there are several factors playing a major role in 2018’s record-breaking M&A activity. To hear my PoV on this topic, watch my conversation with host Oliver Renick on TD Ameritade’s Morning Trade Live below.
Recently, I joined Melissa Francis and David Asman on Fox Business Network’s After the Bell to share my industry perspective on the factors affecting the US Public Equity market and its present volatility. Here’s more of my take here:
As our Global Alvarez & Marsal team rapidly grows throughout the Middle East, we note the M&A trends in India & the UAE. I recently had the opportunity to share this on Dubai Eye 103.8’s Biz Breakfast with hosts, Richard Dean and Brandy Scott. Watch the full interview here.
Here I discuss how Brexit uncertainty and foreign investments are among the critical factors impacting cross-border mergers & acquisitions activity and how these will shape the 2018 private equity global landscape.
Here at Alvarez & Marsal, our Transaction Advisory Group takes a personal stake in the clients’ needs and successes. I discuss in this A&M’s Signature Series video our differentiating factor of how we value building client trust and maintaining relationships, as well as adding an element of fun and engagement, in every partnership we cultivate.
With a global M&A record of $2 trillion before H1 2018 even ended, sell-side due diligence has become more crucial in any ongoing transactional negotiations. Through Alvarez & Marsal’s unique, holistic approach of our different business units’ operational, functional and industry expertise, we provide our clients and partners the maximum deal value and reduced risk as companies undergo corporate transformation. Learn more about our integrated financial services.
Returning from a recent tour of China, Hong Kong and Singapore, the advisors said the Chinese
investors they met are undeterred by trade tensions and actually welcome the market volatility it causes because it brings down asset valuations in regions they are looking to invest in such as the US.
Our Alvarez & Marsal Global Transaction Advisory Group Managing Director Xuong Liu and I share our insights on the current US & China trade tensions’ impact on cross-border M&A with Acquisitions Daily. Read more on our global industry perspective.
Recently, I visited with our global Alvarez & Marsal teams and clients in Mexico and across several parts of Asia where I had the opportunity to gather local insight valuable to investors in the private equity, sovereign wealth fund and family office space. Click below to read my perspective on how the Trump Administration’s actions are fostering a “Vortex of Volatility” in the market and are largely impacting global trade.
In February & early March of 2018, we’ve seen a high level of volatility and uncertainty in the US Public Equity Market. While interest rates and inflation certainly are to blame, there are more factors responsible. Click here to read my insights on the other contributing factors, including tech disruption, over-abundance of capital and the “fear of missing out.”