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Economics at Work

Ken Buckfire, President and co-Founder, Miller Buckfire & Co., LLC
Friday, January 19, 2018
1:00-2:30 PM
140 (Askwith Auditorium) Lorch Hall Map
Kenneth A. Buckfire is the President and co-Founder of Miller Buckfire & Co. During his 30 year career in restructuring he has advised clients in a broad range of industries including oil & gas, oilfield services, homebuilding and real estate, merchant power, electric utilities, media, governments and government agencies.

Mr. Buckfire has been the primary financial advisor in the restructurings of the City of Detroit, General Growth Properties, Calpine Corporation, among many others. He has been an advisor to the FDIC and to the National Bank of Ukraine.He has received numerous industry awards.

Prior to founding Miller Buckfire in 2002, Mr. Buckfire was a Managing Director of Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and Co-Head of the firm’s financial restructuring group specializing in the restructuring and refinancing of highly leveraged companies. Before joining Wasserstein Perella & Co., he was a Senior Vice President at Lehman Brothers Inc.

Mr. Buckfire is on the Board of Advisors of the ZellLurie Institute at the Ross Business School. He is also a Visiting Professor at Columbia Business School.

Mr. Buckfire received his BA in Economics and Philosophy from the University of Michigan in 1980 and his MBA from Columbia University in 1987.
Building: Lorch Hall
Event Type: Workshop / Seminar
Tags: Alumni, Career, Economics, seminar
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Department of Economics, Economics at Work, Department of Economics Seminars