TMA Serbia invites You to unique event which will address key areas of operational restructuring from different angles, including lenders’, corporates’, practitioners’ and investors’ perspectives. For this occasion, we have chosen Operational Restructuring: Key Challenges to Business Sustainability as the main topic of the conference, due to the importance of operational improvements in the turnaround process of corporates.
09:00 – 09:30 – Registration, coffee and tea
09.30 – 09:45 – Welcoming remarks TMA
09:45 – 10:15 – Key note – Best practices in operational restructuring process
Reasons for initiating and goals of operational restructuring
Operational restructuring vs financial restructuring
Phases, activities and participants in operational restructuring
Operational diagnostic and restructuring plan
Critical factors for successful implementation, hidden opportunities and quick wins
10:15 – 11:00 – PANEL 1: Operational restructuring in SEE
Does operational restructuring happen in reality?
Support from stakeholders – how to impose operational restructuring?
Availability of right expertise and talent
Successful vs. failed cases – what made the difference
Look into the future – what can be learned from the current developments in SEE
11:00 – 11:30 – Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30 – PANEL 2: LENDERS’ PERSPECTIVE
Should lenders take management control and board positions
New money – who, when and under what conditions
Legal framework and practice for new money in SEE
Who should finance operational restructuring and how
Reporting, duty of care and monitoring results
12:30 – 14.00 – Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 – Case study
Why the change was needed?
Setting goals of operational restructuring
Restructuring measures and challenges in implementation
Achieved results vs set goals
14:30 – 15:15 – PANEL 3: INVESTORS’ PERSPECTIVE
Appetite for business acquisitions and distressed opportunities in SEE, and recent practice
Equity investment vs financial support
Are succession businesses easier to restructure operationally?
Turnaround activities in first 100 days
Cooperation with stakeholders – lenders, existing shareholders and management;
15:15 – 16:30 – Cocktail
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