FTI Consulting appoints Dan Hunter as Head of Financial Services for the Americas within Strategic Communications

FTI Consulting, Inc.

WASHINGTON, March 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FTI Consulting Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced the appointment of Dan Hunter as senior managing director and head of financial services for the Americas at the firm Strategic Communications segment.

Mr. Hunter, who will be based in New York and report to Brian Kennedy, head of the Americas segment, has nearly two decades of experience in the banking and financial services industry and brings deep expertise in global corporate affairs and crisis communications to FTI Consulting. In his role as Head of Financial Services for the Americas, Mr. Hunter will work closely with senior leaders across the company to maximize business success in the growing industry, and he will lead a multidisciplinary team that will advise clients as they navigate an ever-changing financial regulatory environment. and enforcement actions, threats of litigation, and economic and competitive challenges.

“Dan is a proven and respected communications leader with deep expertise in the banking and financial services industry, which will make him a tremendous asset to our financial services team as they help clients mitigate risk and maximize business opportunities,” Kennedy said. noted. “Having worked at two of the industry’s largest global institutions, in London and New York, Dan will provide the kind of unique, global and client-centric insights and insights that management teams in highly regulated industries appreciate. really.”

Mr. Hunter joins FTI Consulting from Deutsche Bank, where he served as Head of Corporate Communications for the Americas and Global Investment Bank. At Deutsche Bank, he led the organization through a period of significant change and strategic repositioning.

Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Hunter was Managing Director at Prosek Partners in New York, where he played a central role in the Crisis and Issues Management Practices and Financial Services team, advising banks, private equity firms, hedge funds and traditional asset managers on proactive communications and reputation management.

Mr. Hunter also spent nearly a decade at Barclays in London, where he led external communications for investment and corporate banking, wealth management and consumer banking, including executive communications for the acquisition and integration of Lehman Brothers in New York at the height of globalization. financial crisis.

Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Hunter said, “With the threats and opportunities arising from the current confluence of geopolitical and national regulatory and policy shifts, as well as the upcoming market realignment that technology will bring, the timing came back to the council. . FTI Consulting’s unique position as a global management consultancy with a fully integrated strategic communications business means we can bring the full weight of the firm’s comprehensive expertise to clients to ensure they come out more strong in these unstable times.

About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business consulting firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, policy and regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 6,700 employees in 29 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The company generated $2.78 billion in revenue in fiscal year 2021. In some jurisdictions, FTI Consulting services are provided through separate legal entities that are separately capitalized and independently managed. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and join us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

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