With 24 years of industry experience, Rahul has earned a reputation as a trusted advisor, thanks to his adept execution of meticulously planned strategies and swift decision-making during high-stress situations. Rahul has a proven track record of successfully taking control of distressed businesses and guiding them through sales or restructuring.
Throughout his career, Rahul has held pivotal roles at reputable firms such as KordaMentha, where he served as a partner for nine years, Deloitte, where he worked as a Director for four years, and BDO(formerly PKF) for a decade, contributing to his diverse expertise. His professional journey included stints in both London and Scotland.
Rahul's clients turn to him for his valuable input and assistance in resolving stress-inducing issues. He has earned a reputation for collaborating with his stakeholders to alleviate pressures while safeguarding their reputations. Regardless of the engagement's scale, Rahul is dedicated to ensuring the output aligns with the high standards he is known for.
Administration of Australia’s leading swimwear business with operations in Australia, USA, Singapore, and Europe at the request of L'Catteron. Successful restructuring of the business, which included the acquisition of Jets, a leading competitor during the Administration.
Appointed Administrator by the appointed Liquidator to restart the retail business, stabilise, and sell the business. The business was successfully sold.
Administration of Australia’s first dedicated facility that removes contaminants from soil. Partially completed project in Melbourne, as Administrators, we completed the project, sought approval from the Environmental Protection Agency and then successfully sold the business to an existing shareholder supported by a Hong Kong hedge fund.
Court Appointed Liquidation. Operating limestone, dolomite, talc and feldspar quarries. We successfully sold the business and ongoing sales of various non-core assets and substantial distributions to shareholders.
Administration of group of companies involved in importing, blending, wholesaling, and retailing liquor in Australia. Appointed at the request of the Australian Taxation Office who moved to replace the incumbent Administrators. The Administrators realised the assets of the Group for the benefit of creditors.
At the request of the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations, we replaced the incumbent Liquidator to continue litigation against the directors for insolvent trading and breach of duties. Successful judgment against various parties led to significant recoveries.
Appointed Advisor by a lender to fix the operations and financial function of the business. Turnover $80m, secured debt $45m. The business is now stabilised after 12 months of rebuilding operational and finance functions.