Recovery plans for the Belvedere Group

Restructuring of the Group’s debt aiming at maintaining its operations.
  • Sector:Research & Consulting
  • Field:Transaction services
  • Support:Financial due diligence
  • Date:2013
Recovery plans for the Belvedere Group

About Belvedere Group

Belvedere is an international group engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of renowned brands of strong alcohols such as Vodka Sobieski, Krupnik Vodka, William Peel, DANZKA, or Marie Brizard. The Group is present on the European, North American, South American and Asian markets.

Market

Polish market of strong alcoholic beverages was the scene of a cut-throat competition, with little for margin increase. Sales were rising but the Group’s EBITDA was negative. The key challenge was the huge debt burden. The Commercial Court of Dijon approved the terms proposed by the seven subsidiaries regarding the restructuring of their debt.

Support

Eight International team provided services related to the monitoring and reporting of requirements, that have been imposed on a company by the recovery process administrator.

Partnership

Florent Berckmans
  • Partner
  • Eight Advisory
Xavier Bailly
  • Director
  • Eight Advisory
Ewa Czop
  • Partner
  • JP Weber
Jedrzej Piechowiak
  • Partner
  • JP Weber