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Albert J. Mink, CPA, CTP, CFE

Albert J. Mink, CPA, CTP, CFE

Managing Director

Bio

Albert Mink is a Senior Financial Executive at Phoenix. He is an expert in managing companies that are experiencing explosive growth or are in need of a turnaround or reorganization through bankruptcy. Albert has a strong background in accounting and financial management, operations analysis, mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, bankruptcies, information technologies, and fraud investigations.

He has been with Phoenix Management since early 1990 and has been engaged as an interim executive or CRO for public and private sector companies. Albert has managed more than 50 successful Phoenix turnaround engagements for middle market companies in manufacturing, distribution, and service industries located in the United States, Canada, Mainland China, Hong Kong, England, Bermuda, and Europe.

In addition, Albert has prepared fraud assessments, implemented anti-fraud measures, conducted fraud investigations, and provided litigation support and expert testimony in both criminal and civil fraud cases.

Life Before Phoenix

Prior to joining Phoenix, Albert held management-level positions in Fortune 500 companies, including American Airlines and City Investing (a $15 billion publicly held diversified conglomerate). He started his career with Price Waterhouse and Co. (now PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP).

Education & Affiliations

Albert is an active New Jersey CPA, a Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP), and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). He holds a MBA in Finance from Seton Hall University and an Advanced Certificate in Information Technologies Management from New York University. Albert is a member in good standing with the AICPA, the Turnaround Management Association, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Featured Transactions

Interim CFO and CRO, International Mid-Market Specialized Steel Mini-Mill: Refinanced the Company, worked out numerous unsecured lines of credit with vendors, and managed upgrades in all computer systems and financial reporting systems.

CRO, Middle Market Manufacturer: Worked with the CEO to solve marketing, manufacturing, administrative, and financial issues in “big box” retailers, including Walmart and Target, in the United States and China.

Interim CFO, Publicly Held Leasing Company: Directed the decentralized accounting functions and managed secured and unsecured creditor negotiations and wind down activities of this 12-location, $1.3 billion operation.

Advisor, Middle-Market Chemical Company: Worked with an executive team in the turnaround and subsequent rapid growth of the Company.

Advisor, International Manufacturing Company: Managed the successful restructuring of an international manufacturing company by negotiating a new financing package that enabled the Company to emerge from bankruptcy.

Advisor, Phoenix Client: Uncovered a $21 million fraud at the Company and provided litigation support and expert testimony in Federal prosecution of bank fraud, leading to successful conviction.

Office: (646) 490-8800

Mobile: (908) 239-3131

Office Location: New York

Years with Phoenix: 17

Years of Experience: 34

Service Specialties:

Turnaround Management

Bankruptcy Advisory & Litigation Support

Crisis Management

Fraud Investigations & Expert Testimony

Interim Financial/Operations Management

Strategic Advisory

Liquidation & Business Wind Down

Due Diligence Reviews

Operational Assessments

Recapitalization

Refinancing

Expansion/Growth Financing

Management of §363 Sales Process

Out-of-court Bankruptcy Auctions

Divestitures

Balance Sheet Restructurings

Industry Specialties:

Advertising

Aircraft & Parts

Apparel

Chemicals

Consumer Products

Convenience Stores

Electrical Products • Food & Beverage

General Building Construction

Information Technology

International Experience

Jewelry

Leasing

Machinery

Measurement & Instrumentation

Metal Products

Paper Products

Personal Care Products

Printing

Technology

Telecommunications

Utility

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