28th Annual IBA Global Insolvency and Restructuring Conference - Restructuring vs Insolvency

21 May - 23 May 2023

Session information

The paradigm shift: from insolvency to restructuring. Experiences on the implementation of EU Directive 2019/1023


Preventive restructuring frameworks are aimed at achieving effective restructuring of debtors at an early stage and avoiding insolvency, thereby limiting the unnecessary liquidation of viable companies. This panel will discuss the most relevant issues that the implementation of these new restructuring frameworks has brought to light and how to address them.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Alicia Herrador Muñoz Augusta Abogados, Barcelona, Spain; Annual Conference Officer, Insolvency Section


Matteo Bazzani LCA Studio Legale, Milan, Italy; Vice Chair of Conferences, Insolvency Section
Juliette Bour BERSAY, Paris, France; Vice Chair, Creditors' Rights Subcommittee
Bárbara Córdoba Ardao Madrid Commercial Court 13, Madrid, Spain
Professor Bob Wessels Professor Emeritus of Insolvency Law , Dordrecht, Netherlands

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