- Turnaround Management
- Enterprise Improvement
CREDENTIALS / EDUCATION
- Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor (CIRA)
- Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP)
- Lehigh University: BS, Business & Economics
- Wake Forest University: MBA
- Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors
- Turnaround Management Association
- American Bankruptcy Institute
Tom Buck is a Partner in the Financial Advsiory Services Group. Tom is a crisis management professional with nearly 15 years of experience advising distressed businesses in a wide variety of industries. His restructuring acumen includes operational turnarounds, financial restructurings, divestiture transactions and orderly liquidations. Tom has performed debtor and creditor roles within the bankruptcy process, including such cases as Transit Group, Inc., Parmalat USA Corp., Best Manufacturing Group LLC, North Oakland Medical Centers, Autobacs Strauss, and Consolidated Horticulture Group, Qualteq, Inc., KidsPeace Corp., and Saint Michaels Medical Center, Inc. He has held many interim management positions and roles, such as Chief Restructuring Officer (CRO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO) for distressed companies. His experience managing the complex dynamics across the stakeholder spectrum has resulted in many innovative and consensual solutions.
Prior to joining the firm, Tom was a restructuring advisor at Glass & Associates and Huron Consulting. Before his restructuring career, Tom was President of Filament Fiber Technology, Inc., a manufacturer of extruded polymers. He has worked directly or managed consulting engagements in a variety of industries, including chemicals/plastics, textiles, automotive, industrial manufacturing, hospital management, transportation and logistics, engineering and construction, food processing, personal care products, dairy, steel, outdoor retailing, rental equipment, and vending.