Michael Bills is a managing director at Duff & Phelps.



Managing Director

Michael Bills is a managing director in the Restructuring practice, based in the London office. He has more than 18 years of experience in corporate restructuring and advisory.

Michael specializes in providing strategic financial advice and planning to borrowers and lenders with asset based lending facilities. This advisory work includes:

  • The analysis of financial information

  • Forecast modelling

  • Working capital management optimization

  • Contingency and exit planning

  • Refinance and debt advisory mandates

  • Tax arrears solutions

  • Stakeholder management.

Michael has completed a significant number of independent business, viability and pre-lending reviews across a wide range of business sectors including manufacturing, recruitment, construction and leisure. These reviews have involved extensive financial due diligence and working alongside management teams in both growth and distressed scenarios.

Michael has completed two secondments to leading asset based lending institutions. He is a chartered accountant, is JIEB qualified and is a member of the Turnaround Management Association's NextGen committee.


Financial and operational restructuring and enforcement of security, including investigation, preservation and realization of assets for investors, lenders and companies.

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