Crisis and restructuring

Redirecting vulnerability into strength

Through early detection, our cross-functional crisis specialists take a holistic view of your organization to help identify the factors that are negatively impacting your business. From bankruptcy to underperforming businesses, we help to uncover the right strategic and financial alternatives for you and work with you to execute the quick, decisive action necessary to pivot your organization towards a stronger future. 

Our restructuring services

Financial Restructuring

- Capital structure solutions - Cash flow assessment and management - Liquidity management and improvements - Lender negotiations, including covenant defaults, waivers, amendments, and extensions - Out-of-court solutions

Debtor / Creditor Advisory

- Pre-bankruptcy planning - DIP financing arrangements and negotiations - Creditor, vendor and stakeholder negotiations - Plan of reorganization development - Expert witness testimony - Chief restructuring officer

Distressed Transaction Advisory

- Transactional structuring and negotiation services - 363 asset sale experience - Deal strategy assessments - Deal evaluations and negotiations - Business plan and forecast assessments

Operational Restructuring

- Working capital assessments and improvements - Business plan development - Cost reduction initiatives - Forecasting and budgeting process implementations

Some companies will find themselves in a financially distressed situation as a result of intense competition, evolving economics, a changing technological environment, or the occurrence of an unexpected disruptive event. Decisive and timely actions, with the benefit of advice from experienced professionals, can begin a successful turnaround of the business that refocuses strategy and ultimately creates value for stakeholders. From turnaround and restructuring plans to optimized exit strategies, PwC’s crisis and restructuring professionals advise on solutions for a range of needs. We work with companies to evaluate strategic and financial alternatives. We can also assist with corporate reorganizations, evaluate liquidity positions and advise on operating efficiency and margin enhancement.

What’s new



Whether driven by the increasing complexity of accounting standards, the dynamic regulatory environment or changing business activities, companies are facing an increased risk of financial reporting restatements. Learn more on our restatements page.

For information on the complex accounting aspects of bankruptcy, please visit PwC's bankruptcy reporting / fresh-start accounting page.


Contact us

Steven Fleming
Principal, PwC’s Deals Practice
Tel: +1 (646) 471 3041

Jeremy Webb
Partner, PwC’s Deals Practice
Tel: +1 (646) 471 4351

John Bittner
Partner, PwC’s Deals Practice
Tel: +1 (214) 754 5019

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