New York, NY, September 14, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Andrew DeCamara, Senior Managing Director with Sherwood Partners will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Receiverships, Assignments and Other Bankruptcy Alternatives: What's the Best Way Out?” This event is scheduled for September 22, 2016 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://theknowledgegroup.org/event-homepage/?event_id=1731
About Andrew DeCamara
Andrew De Camara has 25 years experience in strategic planning and financial planning including corporate restructurings, mergers & acquisitions and financial forecasting.
Prior to joining Sherwood in 2001, he was Vice-President of a B2B exchange for an Internet start-up and had previously worked at a major Hollywood studio. Mr. De Camara has assisted in fundraising activities for various privately held companies and has arranged for new senior secured and mezzanine financings as appropriate. While at Sherwood, Mr. De Camara has successfully restructured companies through out-of-court restructurings as well as through Chapter 11 reorganizations. Mr. De Camara has successfully restructured hundreds of millions of dollars of debt in a way that provides improved returns for creditors while allowing a company to continue operations.
In addition, Mr. De Camara has served as a Receiver in both State and Federal Courts and has helped maximize value of assets through Assignments for the Benefit of the Creditors under various state laws.
Mr. De Camara has also worked in business development and operational roles where he has managed global sales teams and has utilized forecasting tools that implement statistical modeling to produce optimal purchase and flow of materials through supply chains so he has significant experience with brick and mortar entities.
Mr. De Camara holds an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgetown University.
About Sherwood Partners
Sherwood Partners, Inc. is a professional services firm, founded in 1992 with a focus on providing senior level operational and financial advisory services to its clients. Sherwood specializes in providing solutions for financially distressed businesses, primarily in middle market and venture backed entities.
Sherwood is adept at devising solutions designed to maintain enterprise value to maximize the value of assets so that business continuity can be maintained. With its’ staff of twenty professional advisors, Sherwood provides hands-on attention by principals in all of its engagements.
Given the economic downturn in recent years, financially distressed businesses are forced to make hasty decisions with permanent consequences. While most of these businesses and their creditors are familiar with the common bankruptcy options, the alternatives to bankruptcy are often overlooked. In this two-hour Live Webcast, a panel of key thought leaders will offer an in-depth discussion of the business and legal fundamentals of this significant topic and will explain the benefits and ramifications of receiverships, assignments and other bankruptcy alternatives.
Key topics include:
- Why bankruptcy isn’t always the best option
- Business considerations when selecting an Alternative
- General overview of Alternatives
• Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors
• Article 9 Foreclosure
• Out of Court Work Outs
- Considerations when selecting an Alternative
• The advantages and disadvantages to each Alternative
• Who controls the process
• How each Alternative compares to bankruptcy
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/