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Alvarez & Marsal: Al-Munther Sultan and Claire Edwards
London-based professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has appointed Al-Munther Sultan as a managing director of healthcare and life sciences in A&M’s corporate finance division.
Sultan was previously a director in the healthcare and life sciences team at KPMG. He specialises in advising business owners, executive teams and private equity investors on a range of domestic and cross-border transactions including acquisitions, business disposals, private equity investment and the sale of non-core divisions. Sultan spent more than five years at KPMG, and before that spent three years at EY within the life sciences M&A team.
Before entering consulting, he spent three years within National Australia Bank’s leveraged finance team, latterly becoming a manager at Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services and Clearwater International.
Sultan said: “I’m really pleased to be joining a well-established and growing business at A&M, particularly during a strong growth period for the healthcare and life sciences sectors. I look forward to bringing my experience to this impressive global sector team, working shoulder to shoulder with our clients to achieve excellent results through best advice”
A&M has also appointed Claire Edwards as a director in the healthcare and life sciences team. Edwards has more than 17 years’ experience of corporate finance, providing advice to business owners, management teams and private equity investors on a range of mid-market transactions including business disposals, acquisitions and private equity investment.
Edwards said: “I am excited to join the corporate finance team at A&M and look forward to working with my new colleagues and clients, bringing my experience to help clients maximise their deal opportunities and value.”
Richard Fleming, managing director and head of European restructuring at A&M, said: “The healthcare and life sciences sector is evolving rapidly and is expected to continue to grow in the years to come. Al-Munther and Claire’s experiences as advisors will ensure that A&M can continue to provide its clients with the best possible advice.”