The Turnaround Management Association is proud to announce Matthew English, CTP, Arch + Beam, as 2021 TMA Global President. His term begins on January 1. Current TMA President, Derek F. Meek, Esq., Burr & Forman LLP, will transition to TMA Chair in 2021, and Jeffrey C. Hampton, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, will transition to Immediate-Past Chair.
English is a Senior Managing Director for Turnaround & Restructuring firm Arch + Beam and is an experienced strategy, operations and turnaround consultant. He works with a wide variety of top corporate clients across many industries helping his clients improve performance and restructure operations often in the roles of Chief Restructuring Officer, Financial Advisor or Turnaround Consultant. His areas of expertise include restructuring, bankruptcy, receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors, organizational redesign, cost optimization, operations, mergers & acquisitions, financial analysis and cash flow management.
“I am excited and humbled to begin my term as President of TMA,” said English. “While the pandemic has created disruptions and challenges for so many, it has been inspiring to see the great work done in 2020 by our members, chapters, and TMA leadership to pivot to our new business environment. As President, I look for TMA to continue as the trusted source of expertise, networking, certification, and education for our industry, while pushing forward innovation, diversity and inclusion, making TMA the “place to be” for our industry leaders of today and tomorrow,” he added. “Whether you are an international chapter, a NextGen professional, or new to the industry, you are home at TMA. I look forward to working with all of you in 2021 and ensuring that TMA stays relevant and valuable to your professional goals.”
English’s TMA involvement includes leadership roles at the local, regional, and global levels of the organization. As a Certified Turnaround Professional, English has delivered multiple TMA programs for his local chapter, TMA Northern California. He also spearheaded the launch of the highly successful TMA Restructuring Boot Camp. English has served in many chapter leadership roles including Chapter President, Executive VP, and Certification Chair to name a few. At the Global level, he has served in several leadership roles, including Corporate Secretary, Global VP of Finance, and Global Certification Oversight Committee President.
“Matthew’s innovative thinking and inclusive leadership style is a winning combination,” said TMA Global CEO Scott Y. Stuart, Esq. “He has significantly contributed to TMA in every role he has held, and we’re looking forward to bringing his vision for TMA to fruition.”
TMA is the most diverse group of professionals in the turnaround, restructuring, and corporate health space. It is the only non-profit global organization that allows members of the industry to build their personal brand and develop their professional network. Members include turnaround specialists, attorneys, accountants, advisors, liquidators, consultants, as well as academics, government employees, and members of the judiciary. Learn more at turnaround.org.