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Paul Jansen

Senior Managing Director

As a senior managing director in Houston, Paul oversees restructuring and transformation services, valuations, investigations, and fiduciary services.

I have really enjoyed working alongside my talented colleagues to maximize value for our clients, even in difficult environments.


Paul is a senior managing director in the Houston office and oversees restructuring advisory, transformation services, litigation support, valuations, and fiduciary services. Paul has extensive experience advising creditors and serving in executive management roles for both publicly traded and privately held companies. He served as chief restructuring officer, chief financial officer, and chief accounting officer, trustee and plan administrator. Additionally, he has performed strategic, financial, and operational analyses on behalf of management, lenders, and creditors to unlock value in challenging situations.

Prior to his role, Paul served as chief financial officer and chief accounting officer for public companies and as senior manager for PwC in the United States and Europe.

Education and Certifications

  • Master in Economics, Maastricht University
  • Certified in Distressed Business Valuation
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor
  • Accredited in Business Valuations
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Awarded 2018 Forty Under 40 by Oil and Gas Investor


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