24 June, 2013 - Deloitte Corporate Finance Limited (“DCFL”) is proud to announce the appointment of James Dervin as a Managing Director in the Middle East North Africa Reorganisation Services team effective from 1 June 2013.
James has been with Deloitte since 2005, initially based in London working in the Restructuring Services team on high-value, complex, international restructurings and during which time he also undertook a 17-month secondment to Lloyds Banking Group's Business Support Unit at the peak of the financial crisis, focused on the restructuring of large public syndicated and bilateral exposures.
Having led a number of projects across the GCC whilst based in the UK, James transferred to the Middle East in early 2012 and over the last year has played an integral part in the rapid growth of the Reorganisation Services business and joins an illustrious list of business leaders at Deloitte.
Humphry Hatton, DCFL CEO, said “I'm delighted to announce James' promotion. At Deloitte we set the bar high for the contribution that our senior leaders make across the board; consistently exceptional client service, technical excellence and acting as inspiring role models for our people. Our commitment to client service is supported further with a 20% increase in our overall headcount and promoting over 1/3 of our client facing people in the last fiscal year. James is firmly committed to providing the very best service to our clients in the region, has rapidly built a reputation here on the back of his exceptional level of client interaction and focus on the market. In what remain uncertain times for many businesses, access to comprehensive advice is invaluable and this is what we as a firm deliver.”
The Deloitte Reorganisation Services team is a market-leading restructuring advisory business acting for corporates, family offices, government entities and lenders of varying sizes, across all sectors in the GCC. The team consists of locally-based experienced restructuring practitioners with a proven track record of enhancing and protecting value, which, combined with Deloitte's scale as a global leader in professional services results in a breadth of offering that is truly distinctive.