The FINANCIAL — Raj Apte has been appointed EY’s Head of Restructuring for Central and Southeast Europe (CSE), with immediate effect.
Based in Budapest, Raj is responsible for leading a team of professionals across 22 countries in the region, focusing on the development of the restructuring practice in CSE, expanding its services and offerings and continuing to drive EY’s commitment to delivering exceptional client service, according to EY.
Vladislav Severa, EY’s Head of Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) in CSE, says:
“I am pleased to announce Raj’s appointment to lead our Restructuring practice in CSE. He brings more than 17 years of experience in financial restructuring and advisory and a strong track record in the successful completion of complex, multijurisdictional and high-profile restructuring transactions.”
Raj was previously Director, Restructuring Advisory, Europe, Middle East and Africa, at Lazard in London and Frankfurt.
Raj is dual qualified as a Solicitor (England & Wales) and as a German attorney (Rechtsanwalt). He is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.