Subscribe Free

Special INSIGHT Report: Kargman Associates

A special report based on airline restructuring, turnaround and recovery.

This special INSIGHT programme could not be more timely as it focuses on the issue of airline restructuring with a special emphasis on African carriers.

Of course all over the world airlines are feeling the pain as the Covid-19 virus bites and the revenues and reserves simply dry up.
 
In the programme, one of the leading restructuring global experts; Steven Kargman, president of Kargman Associates -shares his thoughts on the particular challenges facing the airline industry and looks at the special issues that will greatly affect Africa.
 
Kargman’s firm deals in complex and challenging international restructuring, cross border insolvency, distressed debt and non-performing loan situations.
 
Kargman himself  was an editor of the Yale Law Journal, a Henry Luce scholar in Singapore; adjunct professor at the Washington College of Law in Washington DC; a professor at China’s first law school in Shenzhen, and now specialises in the developing world working with national governments, major companies and the World Bank.
 
In this 20 minute podcast we look at a number of key points:
 
1.  What does restructuring/turnaround involve and how does it address the financial and operational challenges facing a company in distress? (2:05)
 
2.   From a restructuring standpoint, what should be the immediate priority of the airlines at this point when virtually no passenger planes are flying? (4:18)
 
3.  What are the special restructuring/turnaround challenges for African airlines in particular in this environment? (8:36)
 
4.  If and when African airlines figure out a way to survive, then what should be their restructuring/turnaround priorities in the next phase of the process? (11:06)
 
5.  In undertaking restructurings/turnarounds, how can African airlines use this crisis as an opportunity to reposition themselves for new approaches and new technologies? Is there a silver lining? (16:22)
 
 
Other Podcasts
Advertisement
Latest News

DFS completes cargo conversion of Falcon 900B to help deliver masks to North Africa

Dassault Falcon Service (DFS) has completed the conversion of a Falcon 900B from passenger configuration to full cargo in record time.

Middle Eastern carriers see air cargo capacity decline in April

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets in April showing that demand dropped 27.7% compared to the same period in 2019 - the sharpest fall ever recorded.

AFRAA: North African airlines see impact of COVID-19

AFRAA has released an impact assessment analysis showing a 90.3% year on year passenger traffic reduction for the month of May; recovery is expected to start from Q3 2020 with domestic flights, followed by regional and intercontinental

High-speed Wi-Fi to business jet passengers in Turkey

Honeywell and MNG Jet have installed Honeywell’s JetWave satellite communications hardware on an MNG Jet Bombardier Challenger 605 to Turkey.

Muhiddin's taste for the big AMAC

Swiss-based AMAC Aerospace is bolstering its presence in the MENA region. Vincent Chappard talked to group executive chairman and CEO, Kadri Muhiddin, to find out more.

No stop to missile activity across Saudi borders

While Covid 19 might have stopped flights it did not put any halt on the conflict between Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces and the Yemeni Houthi.

GAS_SK2805200920
See us at