Bakes & Co. provides consulting, interim management, and financial advisory services to the Financial Services and Real Estate sectors. Service areas include financial and general management, operating partner services, due diligence / underwriting / compliance, performance improvement, turnarounds and reorganizations, and financial advisory for commercial and residential real estate and construction companies in all stages of the business cycle. Related services include: revenue growth management, business planning and strategy, investment evaluation and management, financial analysis and planning, financings, marketing and sales, development project management and completion, and property and asset management.
The goal is to help clients make lasting improvements in their performance and maximize value.
"As consultant or manager assisting mortgage servicers, opportunity funds, institutional investors, and banks with due diligence, portfolio performance reviews, and compliance audits ..."
"As consultant, working with a national turnaround consulting firm to advise a top tier bank and lending syndicate as they worked out distressed debt with a home builder and land developer ... "
"As CEO and Board member, providing an exit strategy to the shareholders of a near bankrupt public home builder, contractor, and land developer and executing a turnaround: reorganizing management, reducing costs, redirecting marketing focus, growing revenue, reducing debt, and assisting with the sale of the company ..."
"As consultant, working with management and the Board of Directors on the transformation of a public home builder to a successful large scale community developer of 90,000 acres ..."
"As Partner and V.P. Finance, helping to lead the growth of a commercial real estate development company to the $100 million level..."
Proceed as the way opens.
Remember your strengths ...
"Working with a national turnaround consulting firm to manage and control cash and as Consensual Receiver, reorganize and liquidate a regional apartment portfolio securing a distressed mortgage portfolio of a top tier bank ..."
"Working with senior management of one of the largest commercial mortgage servicing and origination companies to improve performance in some of its domestic and offshore business units engaged in real estate business services and outsourcing to penetrate markets, expand product lines, increase revenue, and sell the units ..."
"As Director Finance, providing strategic advice and business planning services to the illiquid estate of an iconic high net worth individual engaged in gaming, aviation, and real estate development ..."
"As Board member and consultant, reorganizing the accounting and finance department, assisting with cash management, and redirecting the marketing focus of non-profits engaged in providing employment to the handicapped and mentally ill ..."