FTI Consulting Adds Senior Automotive Executive, James C. Gouin, To Newly Opened Detroit Office
Gouin Joins as a Senior Managing Director in FTI Corporate Finance
Baltimore, MD - June 27, 2007
FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointment of James C. Gouin as a Senior Managing Director in the FTI Corporate Finance segment. Mr. Gouin joins FTI Consulting from Ford Motor Company and will be based in the newly opened Detroit office where he will serve as a senior advisor to clients in the automotive industry.
Mr. Gouin has spent more than 20 years in senior management positions while at Ford Motor Company. His most recent positions were Vice President, CFO, Strategy & Business Development, International Operations, where he focused specifically on growth in China, Asia, Australia and South Africa. Mr. Gouin also served as Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer for Ford's global operations. Prior to that he was the Chief Financial Officer for Ford's North American Operations. Mr. Gouin has also held senior management positions in Ford's Marketing and Sales Operations, Latin American Automotive Operations, and has executed merger and acquisition activity for the Company.
“FTI is one of the most active business advisory firms contributing to the overall restructuring of the automotive industry,” said Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Dominic DiNapoli. “Jim brings senior executive experience to advise our automotive clients on managing the impact from the transformation of the domestic automotive industry. Jim further adds to our extensive automotive capabilities and bench of industry specialists as we expand our already leading position of serving clients in this industry.”
Early this month, FTI Consulting announced the opening of its Detroit office to better serve its automotive and general business clients in the area.
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 2000 professionals located in most major business centers in the world, we work closely with clients every day to anticipate, illuminate, and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management and restructuring. More information can be found at www.fticonsulting.com.
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