Perella Weinberg Partners has appointed Bruce H Mendelsohn as a Partner in the firm’s Advisory business. Based in New York, Mendelsohn will lead the Firm’s restructuring practice, working closely with Partner Kevin Cofsky and the other members of the restructuring team.
Mendelsohn has more than 25 years of restructuring experience. He was most recently at Goldman Sachs where he was Head of the Americas Restructuring Group and part of the Leveraged Finance Team. During his 17 year career at Goldman Sachs, he established an impressive track record running Goldman’s restructuring advisory and rescue financing business where, since 2008, he focused on restructuring advisory, liability management, distressed M&A, and restructuring and rescue financings.
Peter Weinberg, Partner and Head of Advisory at Perella Weinberg Partners, says: “As we expand our world-class restructuring business, Bruce brings a reputation of intensity, integrity and collaboration to the Firm. His experience on the financing and liability management side of the business gives him a unique perspective as an advisor, and we look forward to working with him as a partner.”
Mendelsohn says: “Perella Weinberg Partners is a highly-regarded independent advisory firm, known for the quality and discernment of its advice. I am pleased to join this team of talented professionals and look forward to partnering with my colleagues to advise clients and further augment our restructuring capabilities.”