Edmund Schwartz | Director
Edmund (Ed) is a turnaround professional with a proven track record in developing practical business solutions that increase stakeholder value in complex financial environments. Ed has years of experience with acquisitions, organizational restructurings, implementing process improvement initiatives and developing cash management disciplines in a variety of industries. His expertise lies in consumer products, manufacturing, distribution and retail.
Ed has served as interim chief financial officer, chief operating officer and chief administrative officer on various client engagements. He has led the implementation of cost-reduction initiatives, fully-integrated financial forecasting processes and compliance procedures. Ed has been responsible for negotiating credit facility amendments and restructuring financial covenants to gain compliance approval with lender requirements. He has extensive experience with due diligence reporting and memorandum preparation for acquisitions.
Ed received his Master of Business Administration from the University of New Haven and his Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Hartford. He and his wife, Claudia, have two children and five grandchildren. Their weekends are usually spent on a field or at a gymnasium, cheering on one of their grandchildren. Ed is an avid golfer who looks forward to playing as much as his schedule allows. Ed and Claudia are active parishioners of Saint Mary’s church in Watchung, New Jersey.