FTI Consulting Strengthens its Operational Transformation Practice with the
Appointments of Dr. Christian Axmann and Andreas Rapp
LONDON, Oct. 8, 2013
LONDON, Oct. 8,2013 /PRNewswire/ --FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the
global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and
enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointments of Dr.
Christian Axmann and Andreas Rapp as Managing Directors in its Operational
Transformation practice within the company's Corporate Finance/Restructuring
segment. Dr. Axmann and Mr. Rapp will be based in Germany.
Dr. Christian Axmann and Andreas Rapp are both senior experts in the areas of
operations, manufacturing, planning and supply chain management. They bring
deep industry expertise in industrial goods, automotive, manufacturing,
renewables and technology and have led several successful turnaround and
efficiency improvement projects as consultants, line managers and interim
managers across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Dr. Axmann and Mr.
Rapp both join FTI Consulting from AlixPartners where they were previously
Senior Directors and members of the German management team. Prior to
AlixPartners, Dr. Axmann held leadership positions at Durst Phototechnik AG
and the Boston Consulting Group, Mr. Rapp at BMW Group and Capgemini
FTI Consulting's Operational Transformation practice in EMEA is led by Dr.
Andreas von Keitz. The Operational Transformation team identifies robust and
reliable operational upsides in e.g. manufacturing, supply-chain and
working-capital-management and accelerates the delivery of performance
improvement targets. In their new roles at FTI Consulting, Dr. Axmann and Mr.
Rapp will focus on meeting the rising demand from clients to promote value
creation through identifying performance improvement opportunities to enhance
profitability during implementation.
Andreas von Keitz, Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting's Operational
Transformation practice said, "Christian and Andreas bring the ideal
combination of functional knowledge, leadership, and deep industry expertise
to our team. Their industry expertise in industrial goods, automotive,
manufacturing, renewables and technology mirrors the industrial background of
leading countries in the EMEA region. Their contributions will enhance our
client offering in Germany and across EMEA as our clients are increasingly
focused on achieving superior operational performance."
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 4,000 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 $1.58 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2012. More
information can be found at www.fticonsulting.com.
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