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Patrick Cheng

Managing Director

As a managing director in Los Angeles, Patrick is responsible for client relationships and project execution across multiple service lines.

Our professionals possess deep financial and operational experience across a broad range of industries. As part of Riveron, we are extending our capabilities to assist clients in successfully executing changes across the transaction and business lifecycle in both healthy and distressed environments.
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Patrick Cheng provides interim executive management, restructuring, and financial advisory services to both distressed and performing companies in a variety of industries including aerospace, gaming, real estate, retail, and restaurants. He also provides litigation support services in a variety of dispute situations involving commercial litigations and insolvencies. Patrick has over 20 years of in-depth experience providing financial advisory services.

In previous roles, Patrick was a restructuring advisor with several national advisory firms. He provided restructuring advisory and litigation support services in complex matters in various industries. Notable assignments include Aladdin Gaming, Enron Corporation, Herbst Gaming, Majestic Star Casinos, LLC, MCI WorldCom, Riviera Holdings Corporation, and Washington Group International. Earlier in his career, Patrick managed financial audit engagements of both SEC registrants and private companies at a Big Four accounting firm.

Patrick’s most recent engagements include transaction advisory and restructuring services in nutritional supplement, real estate, and retail sectors. He has also provided expert testimony support in commercial litigations involving restaurants.

Education and Certifications

  • Master of Business Administration, University of Southern California
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of California, Berkeley
  • Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor