Layne Deutscher, Manager

Layne Deutscher is an experienced finance professional that has served numerous middle market companies and large corporations across a variety of industries. Layne joined the CR3 team after working as an Assistant Vice President at Wells Fargo Capital Finance in New York City where he was responsible for leading the management of a diverse portfolio of asset-based credit facilities.

During his tenure at Wells Fargo, Layne helped negotiate and structure a $10MM ABL facility to an oilfield service provider during an out-of-court restructuring. He also led the restructuring of a $45MM ABL facility to an HVAC original equipment manufacturer where two forbearance agreements had been issued.

Representative Experience

  • Member of CRO team for a global specialty pharmaceutical company that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Responsibilities included: preparing cash collateral budgets, weekly cash forecasting, and budget variance analyses; and assisting with SOFA and SOAL preparation.
  • Integral participant in CRO team for Francis’ Drilling Fluids, a provider of energy services for both onshore and offshore drilling activities that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Responsibilities included: preparing cash collateral budgets, monthly operating reports, SOFA and SOAL; assisting in execution of 363 sale closing; and developing a pro-forma integrated 3-statement financial model for NewCo.
  • Member of CRO team for Hobbico, a distributor of hobby-related products that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Responsibilities included: cash flow management; preparing weekly reporting for the bank syndicate; and conducting internal analyses in support of 363 sales.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to the secured creditors of a casual dining restaurant chain franchisee with more than 90 locations in the United States.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to a used motor oil refiner and recycler. Constructed a thirteen-week cash flow model.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to a protein slaughterhouse and food processor. Developed a target pricing model for the client’s sales department.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to an industrial products distributor with locations throughout the Gulf Coast. Assisted COO in integrating inventory management and accounting system. Prepared analyses of Key Performance Indicators.

Contact Information

E-mail: layne.deutscher@cr3partners.com
Phone: (214) 668-7690
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Industries

  • Oil & Gas
  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Industrials
  • Aviation
  • Healthcare
  • Media
  • Defense
  • Government

Education & Certifications

  • B.B.A., University of Georgia, magna cum laude

Layne Deutscher, Manager

Contact Information

E-mail: layne.deutscher@cr3partners.com
Phone: (214) 668-7690
LinkedIn | VCard


Industries

  • Oil & Gas
  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Industrials
  • Aviation
  • Healthcare
  • Media
  • Defense
  • Government

Layne Deutscher is an experienced finance professional that has served numerous middle market companies and large corporations across a variety of industries. Layne joined the CR3 team after working as an Assistant Vice President at Wells Fargo Capital Finance in New York City where he was responsible for leading the management of a diverse portfolio of asset-based credit facilities.

During his tenure at Wells Fargo, Layne helped negotiate and structure a $10MM ABL facility to an oilfield service provider during an out-of-court restructuring. He also led the restructuring of a $45MM ABL facility to an HVAC original equipment manufacturer where two forbearance agreements had been issued.

Representative Experience

  • Member of CRO team for a global specialty pharmaceutical company that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Responsibilities included: preparing cash collateral budgets, weekly cash forecasting, and budget variance analyses; and assisting with SOFA and SOAL preparation.
  • Integral participant in CRO team for Francis’ Drilling Fluids, a provider of energy services for both onshore and offshore drilling activities that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Responsibilities included: preparing cash collateral budgets, monthly operating reports, SOFA and SOAL; assisting in execution of 363 sale closing; and developing a pro-forma integrated 3-statement financial model for NewCo.
  • Member of CRO team for Hobbico, a distributor of hobby-related products that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Responsibilities included: cash flow management; preparing weekly reporting for the bank syndicate; and conducting internal analyses in support of 363 sales.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to the secured creditors of a casual dining restaurant chain franchisee with more than 90 locations in the United States.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to a used motor oil refiner and recycler. Constructed a thirteen-week cash flow model.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to a protein slaughterhouse and food processor. Developed a target pricing model for the client’s sales department.
  • Member of Financial Advisor team to an industrial products distributor with locations throughout the Gulf Coast. Assisted COO in integrating inventory management and accounting system. Prepared analyses of Key Performance Indicators.

Education & Certifications

  • B.B.A., University of Georgia, magna cum laude

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