Chad Kurtz

Office: (917) 514-6500

Chad specializes in insolvency matters, buy and sell side M&A transactions, and complex modeling/financial analysis. Chad works closely with clients to develop cash collateral forecasts, analyze and improve business operations/cost structures, prepare bankruptcy compliance forms, develop bankruptcy plan projections, and analyze creditor claims. Prior to joining Force 10, Chad worked at BSW & Associates. Chad also spent 10 years at Ernst & Young LLP, including serving as a Director in its Corporate Finance practice, where he led restructuring advisory engagements. In that capacity, Chad has represented debtors, secured lenders, and creditors' committees, advising on businesses that ranged from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. He started his career with Ernst & Young’s Audit department in New York City and ultimately transferred to the Los Angeles office, where he helped lead the West Coast restructuring group that was part of the Corporate Finance practice.

Chad received his MBA from New York University, Stern School of Business and his bachelor's degree from Williams College, and he is a CPA (inactive).