Chris has also served as expert witness in litigation relating to business valuations, business income loss and other financial matters. Mr. Tomas has worked as a CFO, CRO, Restructuring Advisor, Liquidating Agent, Receiver and Investment Banker, including advising companies in 363 asset sales and the dissolution and liquidation of entities.

In November of 2015, Mr. Tomas received the Upper Midwest Turnaround Management Association Transaction of the Year award for his Investment Banking role in the 363 Asset Sale of HEI, Inc.

Other recent receiverships, Chapter 11 court cases and insolvency cases include:
  • Pawn America - Minneapolis, MN
    • Restructuring Advisor
  • Royal Food Products - Indianapolis, IN
    • Receiver
  • CMW International - Indianapolis, IN
    • Receiver
  • The Estate of Mr. Gerald Trooien - Minneapolis, MN
    • Liquidating Agent
  • Professional Veterinary Products - Omaha, NE
    • Restructuring Advisor and Investment Banker in 363 Asset Sale
  • Bakers Footwear Group - St. Louis, MO
    • Restructuring Advisor and Investment Banker in 363 Asset Sale
  • The Dolan Company - Minneapolis, MN
    • Restructuring Advisor
  • Rotonics Manufacturing - Minneapolis, MN
    • Assignee for the Benefit of Creditors
  • Bachrach Clothing Stores - Chicago, IL
    • Restructuring Advisor and Investment Banker in 363 Asset Sale
  • Overland Trading - Lenexa, KS
    • Restructuring Advisor and Investment Banker in 363 Asset Sale
  • Dakota Arms - Rapid City, SD
    • Investment Banker in 363 Asset Sale
  • Wilson's Leather - Minneapolis, MN
    • Advisor to the U.S. Trustee

Prior to joining Alliance Management, Mr. Tomas served as Vice President and Finance Manager of Voyageur Asset Management, a division of RBC Dain Rauscher, where he oversaw all accounting and finance functions of its $24 billion in assets. Most recently, Mr. Tomas served as Treasurer, Principal Accounting Officer and CFO for Tamarack Funds, a proprietary group of 33 different funds comprising $12 billion in fixed income and equity assets.
 
Mr. Tomas is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and a member of the Upper Midwest Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association. He holds a B.A. in Accounting and an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.