Author Profiles H. Peter Nesvold, Esq., CFA, CPA, is a senior vice president at Lazard Asset Management. His diverse background in law, finance, and accounting offers unique perspective and depth of expertise into the structure and financial reporting of highly complex corporate transactions. An active author on financial topics, he coauthored The Art of M&A and The Art of M&A Structuring. He was graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and Fordham University School of Law.Jeffrey Anapolsky, Esq., M.B.A., is a vice president in the special situations group of American Capital. He has over 10 years of achieving successful results in advising, operating, and investing in special situations involving bankruptcies and out-of-court workouts—including experience as a financial restructuring advisor, attorney, and private equity investor. He was graduated from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Harvard Law School, and Harvard Business School.Alexandra Reed Lajoux, M.B.A., Ph.D., is chief knowledge officer of the National Association of Corporate Directors. She is author ofThe Art of M&A Integration, and coauthor ofThe Art of M&A, The Art of M&A Due Diligence, The Art of M&A Structuring, andThe Art of M&A Financing and Refinancing. She was graduated from Bennington College, Princeton University, and the Sellinger School of Business at Loyola College in Maryland.