Paul Smith is a managing director in the Manchester and London offices, and part of the Restructuring Advisory practice. He has more than 25 years of experience in corporate banking in senior roles with Barclays and Lloyds Banking Group, prior to joining the firm in 2010 to establish the Debt Advisory team.

His comprehensive expertise in debt advisory includes helping corporate clients to renegotiate, restructure or refinance funding facilities. He has strong relationships with all the main lending banks, asset-based lenders as well as numerous UK funds who are active in the UK market.

Paul’s sector expertise includes manufacturing, wholesale, real estate, retail, professional, business services and technology.

The Debt Advisory Team works with clients across the UK and in terms of transaction size we can assist clients from £1m turnover, through to listed PLCs.

Paul is an associate of the Institute of Bankers and Non-Executive Director of the Institute for Turnaround.

Smith /en/our-team/paul-smith /-/media/assets/images/headshots/managing-directors/paulsmith.jpg people {58146FCB-D49C-4137-9D98-D47D9F4AF237} {0840D7ED-B8E4-48DD-8F31-7345340BF1D9} {70E25357-B690-49B8-948F-958DAD26DCD4}

Other Areas We Can Help

Governance, Risk, Investigations and Disputes

Governance and Risk Advisory

Combined Duff & Phelps and Kroll disputes, investigations, cyber, business intelligence, cross-border restructuring and other advisory.

Governance and Risk Advisory
Restructuring Advisory

Restructuring Advisory

Helping companies, lenders and investors take charge of complex situations under the toughest conditions.

Restructuring Advisory

Insights

Cyber

Initial Access Brokers: Fueling the Ransomware Threat  - The Monitor, Issue 17

Cyber
Compliance

The Importance of Jurisdictional Risk When Doing Business with Money Services Businesses

Compliance
Cyber

Data Exfiltration in Ransomware Attacks: Digital Forensics Primer for Lawyers

Cyber

News

Events

Kroll Alternative Investments Virtual Conference

Calendar

Location

Navigating Risks in Emerging Markets: Making Renewables Work in Africa

Calendar

Location