Contact: John Hartgen
DEIRDRE MARTINI ELECTED TO ABI’S BOARD OF
2008, Alexandria, Va. — The American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) announces that Deirdre A. Martini of Wachovia Capital Finance (New
York)has been elected
to ABI’s Board of
Directors. An ABI member since 1999, Martini has served as
a member of the advisory committee for the ABI Endowment Fund’s landmark
professional fee study and is a frequent speaker at ABI’s conferences and events. Shewill serve a term of three
years on the 60-member ABI
Board of Directors.
Martini is a managing director
at Wachovia Capital Finance focusing on business development for the
restructuring sector in the Northeast United
States. Martini joined Wachovia from CIT Group, where she
was managing director and senior restructuring advisor for Commercial
Finance and the National Restructuring Group. Prior to that, she was
appointed by the U.S. Attorney General as the U.S. Trustee for the
Southern District of New York, where she oversaw the administration of
some of the largest and most complex chapter 11 restructurings in recent
The complete list of directors
and officers is available at http://www.abiworld.org/Content/NavigationMenu/About_ABI/Board_of_Directors/Board_of_Directors.htm.
ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary,
nonpartisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters
related to insolvency. ABI
was founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased
analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI membership includes more than 11,700
attorneys, accountants, bankers, judges, professors, lenders, turnaround
specialists and other bankruptcy professionals providing a forum for the
exchange of ideas and information. For additional information on
ABI, visit www.abiworld.org.
For additional conference information, visit http://www.abiworld.org/conferences.html.