Darrick Martin, a Managing Director at Portage Point, specializes in assisting companies and stakeholders to improve both near and long-term profitability, cash flows, and valuation. With more than 20 years of operational turnaround and financial restructuring experience, Mr. Martin has successfully advised debtors, committees, lenders, private equity firms and growth companies through a spectrum of challenges

Darrick has recently advised and / or held senior interim management positions at Bristow Helicopter ($2 billon helicopter transportation provider), Hawker Beechcraft ($3 billion business and special mission aircraft manufacturer), JDS Uniphase ($2 billion optical communications equipment provider), CHC Helicopter ($1.3 billion helicopter transportation provider), Woodside Homes (national homebuilder), Erickson Crane and Force10 Networks. Darrick has also advised numerous lender groups and committees across a variety situations

Mr. Martin has wide experience across a variety of industries including aviation, manufacturing, retail, real estate, technology, hospitality, telecommunications and entertainment

Prior to joining Portage Point, Mr. Martin was a Managing Director at Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) where he spent more than 13 years guiding stakeholders through operational turnarounds and executing business diligence, financial restructurings and workouts, operational turnarounds, value creation initiatives and strategic alternatives as well as serving in interim executive roles for portfolio companies. Prior to A&M, Mr. Martin served six years with the Reorganization Services Group of a Big Four firm in San Francisco

Mr. Martin is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Northern California Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) and a member of the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors (AIRA). Darrick is recognized as a Certified Insolvency Restructuring Advisor (CIRA) and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) (inactive) and holds a master’s degree from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon