Anthony J. Pacchia

CEO, Executive Managing Director

Anthony Pacchia (Tony) is Traxi's CEO and Founder with over 30 years of experience working as a restructuring professional in the banking, legal and investment communities.

Prior to founding Traxi in 2000, Tony was a Director at Balfour Investors, a private investment firm engaged in the acquisition and restructuring of financially distressed companies. Before that, he was a SVP at First Fidelity Bank (nka Wells Fargo), where he managed the bank's workout department. Tony began his professional career serving as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Vincent J. Commisa, US Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey.

At Traxi, Tony utilizes his diverse investing, legal and financial skills to assist clients with complex debt restructurings, crisis management and asset recovery assignments.

Traxi professionals have provided assistance to over 350 clients, including Debtors, Secured Creditors, Unsecured Creditors, Lenders, Investors, Trustees and Examiners. Significant engagements include: Hoop Holding LLC, Kara Homes, Advanced Marketing Services, Cherrydale Manufacturing, Premium Paper Holdco, Koen Books, Lucent Technologies, and Tyco.

With Tony's guidance, Lucent Technologies was able to successfully resolve several billion dollars worth of troubled telecom and real estate assets, situated throughout the world. While at First Fidelity Bank during a 12 year banking career he managed the bank's Special Loan / Asset Recovery Department during most of the late 1980's & early 1990's Savings and Loan Crisis.

Mr. Pacchia has also served as a court appointed Trustee and on the Boards of Directors for several major corporations. In his most recent board assignment, he served on the Board of Flag Telecom until it was sold to Reliance Gateway Net Limited. Additionally, he has served on the boards of Roberts Industries, Janus American Inc. and Fair Lanes Inc.

Mr. Pacchia received a BA in History from the University of Connecticut and a JD degree from the University of Bridgeport School of Law.