Walt Dlugolecki
(201) 527-6667

Industry Experience

  • Consumer Products and Apparel
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Gaming, Lodging & Hospitality
  • Infrastructure and Energy
  • Manufacturing, Metals and Mining
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Retail and Wholesale Distribution
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation

Selected Public Cases

  • Crescent Industries
  • Fairfield Residential
  • Hilex Poly
  • Norstan Apparel
  • Plassein International, Corp.
  • PSINet
  • Trinity Coal Corp.
  • Tohkeim
  • Tropicana Entertainment


Walt Dlugolecki specializes in providing financial restructuring advisory services to lenders and debtors in troubled company situations. His advisory assignments have included business plan evaluation, business viability analysis, cash flow and liquidity analysis, covenant development and negotiation, business divestiture strategies, cost reductions evaluation, development of divestiture strategies and bankruptcy planning and liquidation.

Prior to joining RPA Advisors, Mr. Dlugolecki was an Executive Director at Capstone Advisory Group, a restructuring and turnaround consulting firm. Prior to joining Capstone, he was a Managing Director with FTI Consulting and was with Policano and Manzo. Mr. Dlugolecki also held controllership and chief financial officer positions primarily with middle-market companies including National Foods, a $200 million manufacturer of processed food products and with Metex Corporation, a publicly held manufacturer of products for the auto and aerospace industries. Earlier in his career, Mr. Dlugolecki held the position of business unit controller in the Electrical/Electronics Group of Cooper Industries. Mr. Dlugolecki’s career began in manufacturing at Revere Copper & Brass and was followed by public accounting experience at KPMG, LLP where he served a diverse client base of public and privately held businesses.

Education and Affiliations

Mr. Dlugolecki holds a bachelors degree in Public Accounting from Syracuse University. He is also a CPA, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors.