Virgilio Pellandini, MSc MA ACA

Chartered accountant, member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and formerly a manager of Grant Thornton UK LLP’s restructuring team, Virgilio has developed an extensive experience in complex and international financial advisory projects, focussing in particular on business reviews and restructuring projects across Europe.

Further to his general financial advisory experience, Virgilio has almost ten years of specific automotive advisory experience, and has worked on several dozen specialist sector assignments, most recently by advising Ford Credit Britain on turnaround strategies for its highest risk wholesale accounts. He specialised in cross-border motor-retail and supply chain management projects, mostly on behalf of major OEMs as well as large funding institutions.

He is also active in research activities, with regular publications on the automotive industry, as well as delivering training courses on financial risk management to several funding institutions.