Sean Bissell, Director

Sean is a proven leader with extensive experience across the M&A lifecycle and in turnaround management. He has continuously developed trust-based partnerships with client counterparts to understand their business and create an actionable solution collaboratively. His experience ranges across industries, including healthcare, consumer products, and retail.

Select Representative Experience

Size of Company
Role and Impact
Apparel Retailer

Validated and identified $100M of synergy targets for a recent acquisition. Key areas of focus included outbound shipping, warehousing, sourcing, and IT.

Alcoholic Beverage Production Company

Devised turnaround plan in collaboration with sponsor and management team and led identification of SG&A cost takeout opportunity. Executed negotiations with raw materials suppliers and achieved a reduction of ~$450M in excess spend over contract lifetimes.

Consumer Products Manufacturer & Distributor

Identified $12M of cost synergies for a carveout of a division of a publicly listed company. Established and led the Integration Management Office (IMO) for the PE sponsor’s new platform created by integrating this entity with an underperforming PortCo. Led multiple functions, including demand planning and customer transition.

Health System

Designated employee, systems, and processes perimeter and baseline operational metrics for the carveout of a health system’s revenue cycle function to become an independent shared services organization. Modeled financial impact for both NewCo and the health system and collaborated with management to develop strategies to mitigate operational impact.

Consumer Products Retailer

Identified $10M+ in savings opportunities through implementation of best practice operations. Key areas assessed included distribution center / logistics efficiency, inventory planning, and S&OP effectiveness. Delivered 360 assessment detailing savings opportunities, implementation considerations, and next steps.

Sean Bissell
New York