Mr. Matthew Byrnes
Grant Thornton Australia
Matt is the National Head of Recovery and Reorganisation services, Grant Thornton Australia. Matt has developed strong skills in managing businesses in distress, and in negotiating the best possible outcome via a sale or appropriate workout strategy. He has extensive experience managing companies in Receivership, Liquidation and Voluntary Administration. Matt also has been involved in a number of Investigating Accountant (IA), Due Diligence and limited scope reviews on behalf of banks and other stakeholders. From 2000 to 2003 Matt lived overseas and worked on reviews, restructuring assignments and formal administrations in Indonesia and the United Kingdom. He currently represents the Australian firm on the Global Advisory Steering Committee (ASC) for Grant Thornton International, and chairs the Regional Working Group in Asia Pacific for Restructuring Advisory. He has particular expertise in assisting businesses in the automotive & manufacturing, transport, property, and hotel & accommodation industries.