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Jeffrey Perea

Managing Director

As managing director in Los Angeles, Jeff is responsible for overseeing and maintaining the day-to-day workflow of staff professionals as well as project execution across multiple service lines.

Providing value and expertise across all service lines and delivering our clients with positive results to help them achieve their goals - that is that Riveron way.
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Jeffrey Perea has significant experience advising debtors, creditors, and financial buyers of distressed companies in out-of-court restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings across a wide range of industries, including real estate, casinos, hospitality, technology, and restaurants. Jeff has provided crisis management services, performance improvement, and turnaround services for underperforming companies for over 20 years. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a managing director in the corporate finance and corporate restructuring practice of a national restructuring firm.

Jeff’s experience and expertise includes evaluation of company business plan viability, in-depth analysis of short- and long-term cash flow projections, detailed five-year financial projections, consulting and recommending financing and debt restructuring strategies, developing plan of reorganization and cost-cutting initiatives, litigation support services, and preparing valuations under various scenarios.

Education and Certifications

  • Master of Business Administration, University of California Los Angeles
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, California State University of Northridge
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Turnaround Professional
  • Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor
  • Series 7 and 63 licensed