Igor Zax, Managing Director of Tenzor ltd., is going to present at IIR 10-th Annual Investing in Distressed Debt Conference to be held in London 25-26 September 2013. He will be co-hosting the panel “European Overview: Which Regions will provide the best Opportunities” with Michael Kolbeck from Lone Star and Xavier Lepine from Parceva Capital.
“Igor Zax is a regular speaker in my course on Mergers and Other Corporate Reorganisations at the London Business School. Through years of experience on corporate restructuring, Igor has developed a deep understanding of how to turn around businesses. Igor’s approach is truly holistic combining multidisciplinary insights from economics, finance, strategy and operation management. With these skills and experience, Igor is a valuable asset in dealing with any turn-around situations as the complexity of these situations benefits from a multidisciplinary approach: financial restructuring needs always to be combined with creative and sound operational decisions. Paolo Volpin (Associate Professor of Finance, London Business School.”
posted with kind permission from professor Paolo Volpin
Working Capital – Seeing a Broader Picture The article by Igor Zax, adresses working capital management within changing economic and industry environment, its links to business strategy, supply chain, distribution and industry models.
Published in Global Treasury Briefing and GT News – publications of AFP (Association of Financial Professionals). Reprinted with permission.
Igor Zax, founder and MD Tenzor Ltd., will be presenting at a major conference, Corporate Financial Restructuring in Russia & CIS, 1-2 December 2009, organised by C5.
Current outline of the topics for the presentation:
Corporate Turnaround- looking beyond just banks and the creditor.
-Company’s “ecosystem” – how does supply chain affect company’s chances of recovery. Working capital problems, role of suppliers, distribution, credit insurers and asset backed lenders-their interests and possible actions.
-Changing the model- what can turnaround manager do and what support he/she needs to seek? How can creditors help turnaround manager to help them?
-Investor’s view- where is the exit?
Taking a holistic approach to working capital- Pilot’s Log
The article analyses strategic approach to working capital, conceptual framework (outsourcing of financing), financing tools, redesigning supply chain, changing product mix and adjusting business model. It also addresses implications for private equity owned businesses
Reprinted with permission
Roundtable involving major participants iin European restructuring space.
Presentation by Igor Zax, currently MD of Tenzor Ltd. Socialising Working Capital Trends and New Models at Midmarket Turnaround- joint event organised by Chicago Booth, TMA and IIM, November 2008
Download Interview with GARP Risk Review
Interview by Igor Zax, currently MD of Tenzor Ltd. with GARP Global Risk review on the credit risk and operational risk challenges posed by trade receivables, the loss of trust in the asset-backed commercial paper market and the pros and cons of credit insurance