Amherst Partners Names New Department Director


Birmingham — Tracy Beyersdorf has joined the Amherst Partners LLC firm’s Birmingham office as a director in its Restructuring and Turnaround Advisory practice.

Beyersdorf specializes in providing advisory assistance related to the turnaround and restructure of financially distressed middle-market companies, drawing on more than 13 years of experience in commercial finance. Beyersdorf works with clients to identify issues, develop turnaround strategies, manage communication with lenders and other business partners and ultimately execute to achieve desired results.

Prior to joining Amherst Partners, Beyersdorf held commercial finance positions at Comerica Bank and Fifth Third Bank, including specialty roles in healthcare finance, troubled debt restructuring, and private equity-sponsored cash flow and asset-based lending. While in commercial finance, Beyersdorfstructured transactions and advised on capital structure components, negotiated and oversaw loan documentation and managed relationships with clients across a broad spectrum of industries including automotive, food and beverage, construction, plastics, technology, healthcare, energy and transportation, among others.

Beyersdorf earned her bachelor of science in finance and economics from Lake Superior State University where she graduated magna cum laude. Beyersdorf is an active member of several professional organizations, including the Turnaround Management Association and the Association for Corporate Growth.