John Pidcock has over twenty years of experience in the restructuring industry and has provided a full range of crisis management services to under-performing companies and their constituencies, including: interim management and debtor advisory; bankruptcy preparation and management; post-merger integration; debt restructuring and refinancing and post-confirmation creditor advisory. He has particularly deep expertise in performing post-confirmation debtor work and creditor committee representation.
Currently John is Trustee in AcuSport (SD of Ohio), Empire Die Cast (ND of Ohio) and Recovery Limited Partners (Franklin County Ohio). In addition, he is serving as Chief Restructuring Officer (“CRO”) for a $250 million revenue drug wholesaler managing its wind down and litigation process. Recently, he was CRO to a $75 million revenue consumer products manufacturer and managed its refinance process and balance sheet restructuring. Additional recent engagements include advisory work to companies in automotive (privately held green energy supplier), building products (middle market concrete provider), protein (pork provider) and metals industries (die cast company), among others.
$50 million Consumer Products Company – Financial Advisor and Chief Restructuring Officer
$75 million Consumer Products Manufacturer – Financial Advisor and Chief Restructuring Officer
Nationally Recognized Restaurant Group – Financial Advisor
US Concrete – Financial Advisor to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors
Allied Systems Holding, Inc – Financial Advisor to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors
Marcal Paper Company – Financial Advisor to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors
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Empire Die Cast Company – Post-confirmation Trustee
Arch Aluminum & Glass Company – Post-confirmation Trustee
Infotelecom Company – Post-confirmation Trustee
Empire Wholesale Lumber Company – Receiver Financial Advisor
Polaroid Corporation – Trustee Financial Advisor
Prior to founding Oxford Restructuring Advisors, he was a Managing Director at Conway MacKenzie for 10 years. Before Conway, he was at Bridge Associates LLC for seven years and a manager at Deloitte Consulting for three years. Some of Mr. Pidcock’s past experience includes, among others, providing financial advisory services to the Unsecured Creditor’s Committee of Tarpon Industries and Marcal Paper, and providing financial advisory services to other parties such as United Airlines, Roberd’s Inc, InaCom Corporation, Spartan Mills, as well as a large healthcare provider.
Education & Professional Organizations
John received his Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Finance from the Farmer School of Business at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and his Master in Business Administration from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. He is a member of the Turnaround Management Association, the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors and the American Bankruptcy Institute, where he has been a regular speaker, panelist and conference Advisory Board member.
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