Our People

The principals each have more than 25 years experience of working with distressed, stressed and transitional situations. They are nationally recognised turnaround leaders, have held commercial hands-on senior management positions and have worked in many successful and complex restructuring situations.

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Greg MacLeod

Greg has over 25 years of experience in restructuring, turnaround management and investing in special situations. Since founding MPC in 1994 he has been involved in more than 100 turnarounds in a large variety of industries in the UK, Continental Europe, the US and Australia. He has recently held positions as CEO of a £180 million sales multi-national automotive component supplier, CEO of a £400 million sales financial institution, Executive Chairman of an automotive component manufacturer and Executive Chairman of a social housing maintenance business. Greg holds degrees in law and economics from the Australian National University.


Julian Cooper

Julian joined MPC in 1999 having been a restructuring Partner at Arthur Andersen. He is a nationally recognised turnaround leader, with extensive experience in the UK and Europe. He has also operated in Asia, having been advisor to the World Bank in relation to a $17bn rescue package for Thailand. He is currently Executive Chairman leading the restructuring of a UK based speciality chemicals business and most recently was the CEO of an international aggregates business and has acted as CEO, COO and Chief Restructuring Officer for a number of stressed businesses, including a billion dollar contract catering business and a $750m wind turbine manufacturer. Julian is a chartered accountant and qualified insolvency practitioner. He holds an MA from Oxford and an MBA from IMD.


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The principals have more than 25 years experience of working with distressed situations.