Huron Consulting Group Expands Restructuring & Turnaround Practice
CHICAGO, Aug 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business consulting services, today announced that Laura A. Marcero has joined the Company as a managing director in the Restructuring & Turnaround practice.
"We are pleased to welcome Laura to Huron, where her extensive automotive supplier experience will be a great complement to our existing middle-market manufacturing and operational focus," said James H. Roth, chief executive officer, Huron Consulting Group. "Laura has advised a large number of companies in industries that have been heavily impacted by prolonged economic downturns, including those that have dealt successfully with federal government involvement in the private sector. She will be a tremendous resource for our Restructuring & Turnaround clients across industries."
Marcero has more than 15 years of restructuring, turnaround and transaction expertise across an array of industries. She is well known for her work in the automotive sector and has advised automotive and manufacturing companies through various development stages. Prior to joining Huron, Marcero was a partner in Grant Thornton's Corporate Advisory & Restructuring Services practice. She also served as the automotive lead within their restructuring and Detroit practice. In addition to the automotive and manufacturing sectors, Marcero has worked in private equity, publishing, construction, steel, and investment banking industries.
At Huron, Marcero will be helping expand the Company's automotive and manufacturing service offerings as well as advising clients on strategic decision-making throughout the growth cycle and for companies in transition. She has extensive experience working with the automotive supplier community. Marcero is a Certified Public Accountant in Michigan as well as a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She will be based in Huron's Detroit office.
About Huron Consulting Group
Huron Consulting Group helps clients in diverse industries improve performance, comply with complex regulations, resolve disputes, recover from distress, leverage technology, and stimulate growth. The Company teams with its clients to deliver sustainable and measurable results. Huron provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations, Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, and the law firms that represent these various organizations. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.
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