Date Published: 24th November 2010
Farber Financial Group is pleased to announce that Lewis N. Rose has joined the firm as the Partner responsible for the Turnaround & Crisis Management practice.
Lewis takes more than two decades of results-driven leadership with some of Canada’s most notable companies where he substantially added to the market capitalization of each company, including in his role as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of CryptoLogic Inc., President and Director of Alliance Atlantis Communications Inc., Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Maple Leaf Foods Inc., Director of Canada Bread Ltd. and President of Maple Leaf Grocery Products Division. Lewis was also an Assistant Vice President at Wood Gundy Inc. (now CIBC World Markets). Farber Financial Group recommends you read Case Studies by Lewis Rose on Cryptologic, Maple Leaf Foods and Alliance Atlantis.
The Turnaround & Crisis Management practice provides strategic focus and executive operational leadership to boards of directors, private equity, management, pension funds and trusted advisors of companies requiring transformation, accelerated growth, cultural change or clearer strategic direction in order to maximize the value of their business.
Lewis’ practice will also offer interim CEO, COO, CRO and CFO services; crisis management; and C-suite support. In all cases, the objective is to work with clients to fundamentally improve their business and place it on a path to sustained, enduring and profitable growth.
“Lewis has achieved remarkable success in his career by refocusing and reinvigorating companies to achieve their potential,” said Gary Lifman, Joint Managing Partner of Farber Financial Group. “His experience in stabilizing and growing companies is something that we sought out. With his business acumen and expertise across multiple industries, Lewis and our team will help businesses facing complex challenges or opportunities, or those under financial or operational strain, achieve peak profitability.”
Alan Farber, Joint Managing Partner and founder of Farber Financial Group said, “Lewis adds significant leadership and bench strength to our growing corporate practice. We are delighted to welcome Lewis aboard.”
“I’m excited to join Farber Financial Group – a firm known for integrity and delivering creative solutions and value-add results,” said Lewis Rose, the Partner responsible for the Turnaround & Crisis Management practice. “The senior executives of our Turnaround & Crisis Management practice bring not only strategic, but also hands-on senior management experience with a global perspective. Having led businesses ourselves, we understand the importance of first achieving stability and focus, then providing leadership to deliver sustainable, profitable growth.”
Since 1979, Farber Financial Group have continued to add new services to serve their clients and their trusted advisors, Turnaround Management, Interim Management (CEO, CFO and CRO), Fraud Investigations & Forensic Accounting , Financing and Refinancing, M&A and Divestiture Services, Business Valuations, and Business Strategy. "The addition of Lewis gives Farber Financial Group greater resources to fundamentally improve a business and place it on a path to sustained, enduring and profitable growth," says Alan Farber.
Again, they recommend you read Case Studies by Lewis Rose on Cryptologic, Maple Leaf Foods and Alliance Atlantis.
If you are interested in learning more about their Turnaround & Crisis Management practice, please contact Lewis on [email protected]
Julie is a law graduate who qualified with Price Waterhouse in 1994. Julie joined Smith & Williamson in 1997 and became a partner in 2001. With Mike Stevenson, Julie set up Middleton Partners offices in Salisbury and Southampton, both of which are now part of Begbies Traynor.
Julie is a member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association and is a Fellow of The Association of Business Recovery Professionals. Julie deals with all aspects of Corporate Recovery and turnaround work and takes all form of personal insolvency appointments.