Gordian Group is a leading investment bank providing financial advisory services in distressed and complex situations.

Results matter. Our clients’ goals are our goals.

Restructuring & Debt Advisory

Restructuring & Debt Advisory

Companies with complex issues rely on Gordian to develop bold and creative strategies that manage the diverse needs of their stakeholders while also maximizing enterprise value.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Gordian specializes in managing complex, “story” and short cycle M&A engagements. We also provide buy-side advisory services for clients interested in pursuing distressed acquisitions.



We harness long-standing relationships with financing providers to arrange debt and equity capital solutions for our clients.

Litigation Support & Financial Opinions

Litigation Support & Financial Opinions

Gordian’s opinions give firms and directors the comfort they need to effect complex and sometimes litigious transactions.


Asset Management

We understand the unique needs of business owners and entrepreneurs since we ourselves are investors.


Structured Finance

Gordian maintains a leading practice among investment banks in structured finance and complex securitizations.

Our goal as investment bankers is simple.

We maximize value for our clients in challenging situations. For over thirty-five years, we have been relentless in this pursuit, and our commitment to maximize value in complex and distressed situations has engendered deep client loyalty. Our clients’ goals are our goals.

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Questions that Keep CFOs Up at Night

Straightforward answers to questions company directors and officers have – or should be asking.

Debt Restructuring. Why Not Give the Company to Creditors?

My Board is Ultra-Nervous About Getting Sued

Are You The Canary in a Coal Mine at Your Company?

Bankruptcy Protection. What Happens if we File?

Client Examples

Gordian Group was retained by the 360 Global Wine Company to advise the Company in connection with its Chapter 11 proceeding, including with respect to the ultimate sale through a Plan of Reorganization for approximately $40 million.

Gordian Group was engaged by Acres Gaming to render a fairness opinion in connection with a contemplated merger transaction in the gaming industry. As a result of our findings, the Board rejected the merger proposal, and within three years of our advice to the Board, the company was sold for more than two times the original offer.

Gordian was instrumental in implementing a solution that solved the Company’s liquidity crisis and provided the Company with much-needed runway to ultimately maximize value for all stakeholders.

Gordian prepared an expert witness report and was deposed in court in regard to the appropriate allocation of sale proceeds. Our client ultimately reached a successful settlement, including a favorable allocation of sale proceeds and releases.

Gordian Group acted as financial advisor to MBIA in connection with its $3.6 billion exposure in ANC’s bankruptcy reorganization.

Gordian Group was engaged by Alert’s limited partners to develop and negotiate a plan of reorganization, which ultimately resulted in the retention of approximately 97% of the pro forma equity of the Company.

Gordian Group acted as investment banker to Alexander Gallo Holdings in connection with its successful restructuring, including raising DIP financing and effecting a successful sale that allowed the Company to exit bankruptcy in less than three months.

Gordian Group acted as investment banker to All Smiles Dental Center and its private equity sponsor in the Company’s successful sale and reorganization.

Gordian Group advised the Company in connection with its Chapter 11 proceeding, including successfully conducting several complex 363 sales.

Gordian acted as investment banker to the Company to assist in the M&A process and explore capital markets alternatives, including a potential balance sheet restructuring and/or third party financing.