John Lloyd

Head of the turnaround and restructuring practice

John Lloyd has over 25 years of professional experience in senior management and advisory positions. He has been CRO or interim CEO or chairman of several international businesses and has also participated in the turnaround of small- and medium-sized businesses. John has a broad experience of different international markets and market sectors.

After training with Ernst & Young he pursued a varied international career undertaking operational, commercial, strategic and financial roles for multinational industry leaders such as Schlumberger and Hays plc before specializing in business rescue and recovery.

Since joining Zalis in 2008, John has worked on a wide variety of assignments in several sectors, principally in manufacturing and distribution and in business-to-business services. He specializes in turnaround and restructuring as well as distressed M&A and has worked as Chief Restructuring Officer and then Chairman of the CAT group (automotive logistics) and as CRO of Ascometal (steel), as well as completing several advisory missions for Zalis.