Tjeerd Groot joins Alvarez & Marsal’s senior team in Perth

24 April 2024 Consultancy.com.au 2 min. read
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Tjeerd Groot has crossed from Boston Consulting Group to Alvarez & Marsal, where he will lead the firm’s Energy & Resources sector offering in Perth.

Dutchman Tjeerd Groot has nearly 20 years of experience in the energy sector, including nearly nine years as a consultant at Boston Consulting Group in Australia, and another nine years at oil & gas major Shell.

Over the past years, he has worked with 7 of the 10 largest energy, mining and power and utilities companies in Australia, on topics including strategy, operating model redesign, large-scale organization restructure, performance improvement, and mergers & acquisitions as well as post-merger integration.

Tjeerd Groot, Alvarez & Marsal

Tjeerd Groot is Managing Director at Alvarez & Marsal

Commenting on his move to Alvarez & Marsal, Groot said: “The firm’s entrepreneurial culture and commitment to solving complex organisational problems dovetails with my background.”

“Alvarez & Marsal’s global network of boots-on-the-ground professionals and strong bottom-line driven approach to implementing corporate and operational performance improvements are key market differentiators that provide a powerful means for helping my clients achieve their performance goals.”

Groot is the fifth Managing Director to join Alvarez & Marsal’s Perth office since its establishment in 2022, and coincides with a significant expansion through the opening of a new office in the iconic Newspaper House on St Georges Terrace. The US-headquartered firm currently has 20 employees based in Perth.

“Alvarez & Marsal’s rapid expansion in the West aligns with our Australian growth strategy, while advancing the firm’s regional capabilities and bolstering our ability to help our clients drive change. It is a further demonstration of our long-term commitment to Australia,” said Igor Sadimenko, Managing Director at Alvarez & Marsal.

“We’re delighted to have someone of Tjeerd’s caliber join our team. His vast experience delivering strategic corporate performance improvement programs and large-scale transformations positions us well to help our clients boost their performance and successfully navigate the energy transition,” stated Nick Reid, Managing Director and Head of Alvarez & Marsal’s Perth office.