Conway, Del Genio, Gries & Co. LLC, a leading turnaround firm, promoted M. Benjamin Jones to senior managing director, effective Jan. 1.
In his new role, Jones will, in addition to his engagement responsibilities, play an active role in CDG's marketing activities as well as participate in the firm's growth and development of new services. "Ben has been with us since the firm's inception and he embodies the values, commitment to excellence and client service upon which CDG was founded," said CDG co-founder Robert Conway. "He understands the CDG way and has successfully applied it to provide our clients with superior execution and build longstanding relationships."
Jones has more than 15 years experience advising and participating in complex corporate reorganizations, leading engagements in a broad range of industries including healthcare, professional services, manufacturing, apparel, food processing, retail and entertainment. He has participated in all aspects of financial restructurings as an advisor to financially underperforming and distressed companies, lenders, creditors, corporate boards and equity owners, and has served in turnaround management positions including president, chief restructuring officer and chief financial officer.
Prior to joining CDG, Jones was a manager with Ernst & Young LLP in the corporate finance group and is a graduate of the Wake Forest University Schools of Business.
"Ben is a proven leader and his expanded responsibilities underscore the firm's recognition of his considerable accomplishments and success," Conway said. "We are excited to see him succeed."