Katherine Montague, B.B.A.'13

Restructuring and Turnaround Associate, Alvarez & Marsal

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    The Intrepid Advisor

    Katherine Montague isn’t going places ... she’s already there. In the high-stakes world of management consultancy, Montague helps her clients navigate through the corporate restructuring process and develop solutions that both preserve and create value.

Before getting involved in restructuring consultancy, Montague, a two-time honoree of The 30, held positions as an auditor at a public accounting firm and in the finance group at a tier-one automotive supplier. This busy business leader also managed to earn her master’s degree in accounting and is currently pursuing an MBA at Michigan State University. In addition, she serves as a member of the MSU accounting department’s external advisory board and as a board and committee member for multiple professional organizations.

 Outside of her career, Montague loves to travel with her husband and go for walks with her dog, Moose.

 Best Advice: “Network as much as possible and focus on building your personal brand early on in your career.”