PARIS, May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced that it will continue to invest in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment in France with the appointment of business transformation expert company Thierry Miremont as Managing Director Paris.
Mr. Miremont has over 30 years of experience leading complex transformation projects for international brands facing operational and financial challenges. He has extensive experience in management consulting and executive positions for listed, family and private companies in order to carry out complex projects of transformation, operational and organizational improvement and value creation. At FTI Consulting, he will focus on developing business transformation, restructuring and transaction practices in France.
This appointment marks the latest in a series of investments in the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment within the Europe, Middle East and Africa (“EMEA”) region, following the company’s recent expansion into the Netherlands with the acquisition of BOLD in February 2022. will also strengthen the company’s growing practice and capabilities in business transformation, which provides solutions across the entire value chain and includes performance management programs and improvement in earnings, mergers and acquisitions, mergers, integrations, spin-offs and operational restructuring services. Leveraging expertise in growth, finance, operations, supply chain, technology and transactions, FTI Consulting’s business transformation practice helps drive change across the enterprise, to ensure resilience and achieve long-term competitiveness.
The addition of Mr. Miremont will also significantly strengthen the firm’s presence in France, which already includes capabilities in strategic communications, forensic and litigation advice, economic and financial advice, technology, construction solutions and cybersecurity.
“Thierry’s extensive experience in a number of advisory and industry roles, and his close relationships with corporates, lenders, financial sponsors and law firms in France and the wider EMEA market, will further strengthen our presence, our team and our right to win in France,” said Kevin Hewitt, President of EMEA at FTI Consulting.
Diederick van der Plas, Senior Managing Director and Head of Corporate Finance & Restructuring at FTI Consulting for EMEA, added: “We are seeing a continued increase in client demand for advice on corporate transformation, restructuring operational and performance improvement, particularly following the many challenges we have faced in recent years. I am delighted to welcome Thierry to our growing segment in EMEA and to further strengthen our business transformation team and capabilities in these areas as we continue to expand our presence across continental Europe.
During his consulting career, Mr. Miremont has worked on a wide range of strategic, organizational and operational projects for medium to large corporations and private equity firms in the United States, EMEA and Asia, across multiple sectors, including consumer goods, industrials, and finance and non-financial services. He was previously a partner at McKinsey & Company, where he co-led the Global Airline practice.
In addition, Mr. Miremont founded his own executive management company where he acted as interim CEO for companies requiring accelerated development, transformation or turnaround, most often under internal and/or internal conditions. or unfavorable markets. He also worked as Chief Operating Officer Europe and Global Senior Vice President of Business Development for Quiksilver, where he managed the growth of the business.
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business consulting firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve conflict: financial, legal, operational, policy and regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 6,900 employees in 30 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 connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.
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