Bryan Marsal

1973 BBA / 1975 MBA
Alvarez & Marsal

Career Background

Bryan Marsal is Co-Chief Executive Officer of Alvarez & Marsal (A&M). In 1983, he co-founded A&M to deliver specialized business advisory and crisis management services to distressed and under-performing companies. A&M today is recognized as a leading global professional services firm that provides turnaround management, performance improvement and business advisory services to clients spanning multiple industry sectors. The firm has grown to more than 5,000 people based in 20 countries and 45 locations, serving companies and governments around the world.

Mr. Marsal served for three years as Chief Executive Officer of Lehman Brothers, overseeing the largest bankruptcy in history. He also served as Chief Restructuring Officer of HealthSouth, the largest domestic outpatient surgery, diagnostic testing and physical rehabilitation services provider. Previously, he served as the Chief Restructuring Manager of Arthur Andersen LLP, Chairman and CEO of Cluett American Corp., Republic Health Corp., Anthony Manufacturing, Gitano and Cherokee. Mr. Marsal earned a B.B.A. and M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.