Anthony Berkus | Corporate financing and restructuring
Anthony is Managing Director of Transaction Advisory Services, based in the Los Angeles office. He draws on more than 15 years of professional experience in transaction advisory, accounting and finance.
Prior to joining the firm, Anthony was a Vice President at CTS Capital Advisors, LLC, where he was responsible for performing and managing buy-side due diligence engagements for leveraged buyout, senior and subordinated debt and strategic transactions in the middle market. . Previously, he was a senior partner in the Insurance and Business Advisory Services practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Notable clients included Disney Studios, ABC Networks, Sony Pictures Entertainment, independent film production and distribution companies, software, internet commerce and digital media companies. Special assignments at PricewaterhouseCoopers included two business segment divestitures, forensic proceedings on an investigation into fraudulent financial reports and an IPO.
Anthony has expertise in advising lenders, strategic buyers and private equity firms on pre-investment financial and accounting due diligence and post-investment portfolio company reviews. His representative transactions cover a wide range of industries, including software, media, healthcare, manufacturing, business services, hospitality, education and consumer products.
Anthony holds a master’s degree in public accounting and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Texas at the Austin McCombs School of Business. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California (inactive) and also holds FINRA Series 79 and 63 registrations.