FTI Consulting Builds Financial Services Governance, Risk and Regulatory Team in Europe

FTI Consulting Builds Financial Services Governance, Risk and Regulatory Team
                                  in Europe

PR Newswire

LONDON, Feb. 13, 2013

LONDON, Feb. 13,2013 /PRNewswire/ --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 two highly
experienced regulatory consultants to co-lead the firm's Governance, Risk and
Regulatory offering in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Jeannette
Lichner and Charles Ilako will provide financial services firms with advice
and support across their full range of regulatory-related challenges.

Jeannette Lichner has joined FTI Consulting as Senior Managing Director. She
has more than 25 years' experience in financial services across a variety of
roles in finance, operations, investment banking and human resources in firms
such as Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley. Her role in a financial
institution was as Bank of America's Head of Compliance and Operational Risk
for EMEA & Asia. Latterly, she was a Director at Promontory Financial Group,
providing regulatory consulting services to financial services clients across
the regulatory spectrum.

Charles Ilako, most recently Lead Partner of the European Regulatory
Compliance practice at BDO, also has joined FTI Consulting as a Senior
Managing Director. He spent most of his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers,
principally in the Global Financial Services Regulatory and Compliance
practice and served as the Global Lead Partner for several years. In addition,
he has been a Senior Advisor to the UK Financial Services Authority and BNP
Paribas and was an Executive Director of the UK Pensions Regulator.

Jeannette and Charles are the most recent additions to the expanding
governance, risk and regulatory team at FTI Consulting. The team they will
build, together with the existing global capability of forensic accountants,
business intelligence, risk management and regulatory professionals at FTI
Consulting, creates one of the largest compliance and regulatory advisory
teams worldwide.

Mark Malloch-Brown, EMEA Chairman of FTI Consulting, commented, "FTI
Consulting has been a leader in litigation, risk management and regulatory
consulting across numerous industries for many years. Now, more than ever,
financial services firms need a strategic and commercial advisor to work with
them to navigate the challenges of continued regulatory change and rigorous
enforcement action. We are delighted that Jeannette and Charles are going to
lead this new practice, building another FTI Consulting 'best in class' client

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 3,800 employees
located in 24 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 $1.56 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2011. More
information can be found at www.fticonsulting.co.uk.

SOURCE FTI Consulting, Inc.

Website: http://www.fticonsulting.co.uk
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