Antony Walker

Antony Walker
Partner & CFO

E-mail: awalker@chrysalismgmt.com
Phone: 212.392.4791
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With 25+ years of experience in financial and operational planning and execution as well as turnaround and crisis leadership, Antony Walker has a proven track record of creating value for stakeholders of both emerging and transitioning companies. He has created numerous early stage business plans and investor projections as well as been successful in the turnaround of many domestic and multi-national organizations. Additionally, Antony often provides interim leadership for companies in transition along with growth planning and forecasting, forensic analysis and recovery support and, when needed, bankruptcy advisory and exit management. Industries include

  • Not-for-profit
  • Construction
  • Technology
  • Retail and distribution
  • Travel and leisure
  • Manufacturing
  • Waste management
  • Consulting firms

Antony works with various constituencies including entrepreneurs, management teams, senior lenders, boards of directors and creditors helping entities identify and implement go forward strategies. Specific experience includes:

  • Interim Executive Director of the Merrimack Education Center for two years during a period of extreme crisis; managed four divisions with 150 staff, obtained emergency financing, entered into settlement agreement resolving significant legal claims.
  • Financial advisor and restructuring consultant to a major multi-national strategy consulting firm who remains in business today due to this work.
  • Interim CFO for an electronics manufacturer.
  • Expert in financial analysis and cash flow modeling for clients ranging from startup to maturity.
  • Developed 5-year plans and projections for early stage companies across a variety of industries.
  • Developed a 5-year plan for a timeshare operator with $1.6B in debt, allowing continued operation.v
  • Managed the due diligence of various mergers, acquisitions and divestiture plans.
  • Assisted in the turnaround of various non-profits including the New England Aquarium, the Boston Ballet and the North Shore Music Theatre.
  • Provided advisory services to numerous bank and investor groups across multiple industries.
  • Managed the solvency and feasibility analysis for various entities in litigation and bankruptcy.
  • Developed the analytical work and provided strategic guidance for the States Attorneys General in the $368B tobacco litigation settlement of the mid 1990’s as well as led other, more recent, litigation and forensic analysis support projects for government and creditor investigations.

Before joining as a partner of PCS, LLC, Mr. Walker was a Partner at CRG Partner’s Group where he worked for fifteen years in a variety of roles, including COO and a founding member of the firm’s management committee. Prior to CRG Partners, Mr. Walker served as Corporate Recovery Manager at Deloitte & Touche in the UK, where he was responsible for the operations of companies in receivership and working with lenders to recover and liquidate corporate assets.

Mr. Walker holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and accounting from the University of Stirling in Scotland. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is also a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA).

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