Senior Managing Director

Michigan / Midwest

Paul Schapira, CTP is a Regional Managing Director for Newpoint Advisors Corporation. He has nearly 30 years of experience in commercial banking, mezzanine lending, turnaround management, workout, and private equity. As a private equity investor, Paul closed more than 50 deals totaling $250 million in enterprise value and generating aggregate returns in excess of 25%.

Based in the Greater Detroit market, he currently helps lower middle market companies by providing turnaround management services including performance improvement, financial restructurings (along with sources of debt/equity), and crisis management services. Paul partners with key stakeholders and management to optimize and enhance performance, preserve capital, and save jobs.

Paul holds a BA from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University. As of 2024, Paul is accredited as a Certified Turnaround Professional through the Turnaround Management Association.