Forgalt LLC's founder & managing principal has a degree from Columbia University, as well as wide base of financial services work experience, including investment banking at both Bank of America & Merrill Lynch. Most recently he spent 4 years at Black Diamond Capital Management, in which he was the exclusive direct report to the Co-Heads of Private Equity and independently managed a substantial number of controlled companies, the majority of which he improved a substantial degree, with the remainder showing less impressive improvements but...
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Forgalt, LLC offers customized and wide-ranging Economic, Efficiency & Management Consulting Services. Our team has a great deal of experience in optimizing the profitability of firms across all industries, in many cases improving EBITDA from double-digit negative to double-digit positive in under a year.
Additionally many of our team members are deeply accomplished in high-pressure short-term situations, such as emergency bankruptcy avoidance scenarios (the standard is to be brought in 13 or more weeks prior to a covenant break or other Event of Default, although we have warded off bankruptcy with as few as 6 weeks of engagement.
Forgalt's startup consulting group has an extremely positive track record in preparing new startups to present to Venture Capital firms with the goal (and typical outcome) resulting in financing at favorable rates & terms in comparison to both the initial VC offer and the overall market. Our roles when consulting a startup typically evolve to be as diverse as the startup itself: Past engagements have resulted in mandating & implementing rigid deadlines to ensure a timely product launch, identifying operational elements causing inefficient operations & implementing a plan to mitigate them, introductions to & advisory regarding funding organizations.
Within distressed, established, stable and startup firms, we have been engaged to develop or improve internal financial & tracking models, determine the metrics most effecting profitability &...
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