FTI Consulting has announced the appointment of Karen Briggs as Head of Forensic and Litigation Consulting. She will join as a Senior Managing Director.
Ms Briggs join from KPMG. At the auditor she was most recently as Head of Brexit and UK Head of Financial Crime. She has focused on leading global financial crime assignments for financial institutions. These have included large regulatory investigations.
FTI has been named No. 1 for forensic accounting in Chambers and Partners Litigation Support guide. They were named as the Insurance Expert Witness firm of the year by Who’s Who Legal. They were also ranked as the top two firms in the GAR 100 Expert Witness Power Index
“In EMEA, we continue to see fast-moving market conditions arising from technology, geopolitical developments and regulatory disruption” said Kevin Hewitt, Chairman of the EMEA region at FTI Consulting. “We continue to invest in leading talent so we can be best positioned to advise our clients on their most complex regulatory and investigative matters. Karen’s in-depth knowledge and experience of working across a range of forensic and regulatory disciplines means she is the ideal leader for our EMEA Forensic and Litigation Consulting practice. Karen is a committed and natural leader, mentor and coach who enables people to perform at a high level, and I am delighted to welcome her to FTI Consulting.”