Duff & Phelps appoints Paul Reeves as Managing Director in its Restructuring Advisory practice

Duff & Phelps, the global advisor that protects, restores and maximises value for clients, has appointed Paul Reeves as Managing Director, further strengthening its debt advisory and restructuring offerings.

Reeves, who will be based in Manchester, joins Duff & Phelps from Fresh Thinking Capital. Prior to this he spent 17 years as a partner at Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group (LCBSG), a UK-wide professional services provider. While at LCBSG, he played an instrumental part in the national growth of the business taking it from its early start in Bury through to being a large multi-million turnover insolvency firm with 18 UK office locations.

With more than 20 years of experience in banking and finance, with significant expertise building relationships with professional services organisations including funding providers, legal and accounting practices, Reeves will bring considerable experience, knowldge and skills to Duff & Phelps.

David Whitehouse, Managing Director and Head of UK Restructuring Advisory, Duff & Phelps, stated: “Paul has extensive experience in helping to build successful insolvency practices, not least by developing deep relationships with professional services companies supporting mid-tier enterprises here in the UK. His understanding of the professional services sector—and the relationships he has within it—will be invaluable as we continue to build our service portfolio and profile over the coming years.”

Paul Reeves, Managing Director, Restructuring Advisory, Duff & Phelps, added: “Duff & Phelps offers one of the most comprehensive suite of support services available on the market today, providing organisations with a bespoke and personalised approach tailored to their specific needs. In taking on this new and exciting role I aim to build the relationships Duff & Phelps has within professional services to educate them further on the service lines and solutions we have available to support their clients.”