John Coelho

Sr. Director,
Tiger Commercial & Industrial

John Coelho has over 31 years of experience in the appraisal and redeployment of machinery, equipment, IT/network assets, retail systems/ fixtures and industrial/consumer goods inventories. He also facilitates turnkey sales of complete operating plants. His valuation and asset management career began in 1989 with The Recovery Group, where he conducted dispositions and appraisals for six years.After leaving The Recovery Group, Coelho joined one of Tiger’s competitors, where he became a Principal and Managing Director and directed due diligence, bid strategy, and deal execution in fixed asset auction and orderly liquidation sales. He founded the retail FF&E division where, under his leadership, several billions of dollars of assets were sold. He also directed the company’s appraisal division during the start-up of their industrial evaluation practice for the asset based lending community.Additionally, he developed their industrial auction operations that liquidated multiple plants across several industries including dot-coms, textiles, plastics, dairy, paper and packaging.Coelho subsequently founded Rockaway LLC, a commercial asset recovery firm located in greater Boston where he continued his appraisal and liquidation activities in the retail and industrial sectors.He received his BSBA in Finance from the University of Denver.LinkedIn_Icon

Past Clients/Projects:

  • Pillowtex Corporation
  • Kmart Corporation
  • Joan Fabrics Corporation
  • Winn Dixie
  • Cott Beverages
  • Grossman’s
  • Clover Discount Stores
  • Caldors
  • Collins & Aikman Corporation
  • Eaton’s Department Stores
  • Ames
  • Garden State Paper
  • Bradlees
  • Piknik Products