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Ryan is a partner of Ferrier Hodgson based in theSydneyoffice working in the areas of restructure, turnaround and insolvency management. Ryan has extensive experience in corporate problem-solving assignments aimed at identifying and implementing solutions.
His recent experience has included being engaged as Administrator of REDgroup Retail in February 2011, which operated 280 bookstores under the Borders, Angus & Robertson and Whitcoulls brands in Australiaand New Zealand. Ryan was primarily responsible for the ongoing trading and successful sale of the groups 90 New Zealand stores, a transaction which realised in excess of NZ$50 million for the Group’s creditors. http://www.ferrierhodgson.com/au/about/Ryan-Eagle
Since 2008 Ryan has been involved in many facets of the receivership of the Allco Finance Group, which has been one of the most complex formal appointments in Australian corporate history. The Allco Finance Group had significant investments across a number of sectors including shipping, rail, aviation, funds management, infrastructure, property and a global-assets division.
Ryan also has significant experience in the agribusiness industry, having undertaken engagements across a variety of agribusiness sectors.
Some of Ryan’s other recent key assignments have included:Restructuring advisor to the banking syndicate of a renewable energy fund with operations in theUKand theUS. Receiver of the Hurlstone Group, a large earthmoving business operating inNew Zealand. The cross-border receivership of a global shipping company. Advisory role on one ofAustralia’s largest dairies with 3,000 head of cattle.Receivership of Riverland Fruit Co-Op, which operated a packing and processing complex. Receivership of a major rose-growing business, involving ongoing trading of operations and the sale of the business as a going concern.