New Appointments Strengthen the Firm's Non-Distressed Service Offerings in the Region
LONDON, Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointment of three senior managing directors to the firm's growing Corporate Finance/Restructuring segment in Europe, the Middle East and Africa ("EMEA"). All three professionals will be based in London.
John Maloney, Manish Shah and Euan Sutherland have all joined FTI Consulting to help the firm meet the ongoing demand from international clients for the highest quality of financial and business advice, and in particular, to further strengthen its non-distressed service offerings.
Mr. Maloney joins the firm's Operational Transformation team from AlixPartners, where he led the Organisation Design and Efficiency practice and was Co-Leader of the Life Science practice in Europe. He has more than 25 years' industry and consulting experience in strategy and operations improvement across a wide range of industry sectors, and has worked on diverse projects in Europe, the U.S., Africa and Asia. Mr. Maloney holds an M.B.A. from the Cass Business School in London.
Mr. Shah joins the firm's Transaction Services team, and was previously a senior Corporate Finance Partner with Deloitte in London. He has led a wide range of private equity and corporate transactions for the past 25 years, and worked with management teams and boards of companies to provide advice and input on transactions, including preparation for IPO and secondary sale, financing and stakeholder management. He is a Fellow of the ICAEW and holds an M.B.A. with distinction from Manchester Business School. Mr. Shah is also a Trustee on the Boards of Alzheimer's Society and Alzheimer's Brain Bank UK.
Mr. Sutherland joins the firm's European Tax Advisory team with a specific focus on real estate, bringing more than 15 years' experience in the sector. He previously worked for Deloitte, where he led a number of their key UK tax relationships and advised in particular on distressed real estate, mainly assisting private equity real estate investors and banks. Mr. Sutherland was also instrumental in creating and developing Deloitte's Real Estate family office business and was Co-Head of its Stamp Taxes practice. He is a member of ICAEW and a qualified solicitor with both the Law Societies of England & Wales and Scotland.
Kevin Hewitt, Co-Chairman of FTI Consulting's EMEA region and Head of the EMEA Corporate Finance/Restructuring segment, said, "I am absolutely delighted we have recruited leaders of the calibre of John, Manish and Euan to our expanding team. This is an exciting period of growth for our business, and they each bring a wealth of experience and expertise, which will enable us to continue providing our clients with a full range of multi-disciplinary services to support their growth agendas."
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The Company generated $1.76 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2014. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), and LinkedIn.