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FTI Consulting Expands Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services Practice with Two Hires

WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) today announced the appointment of John Gilkes as a Senior Managing Director and Glenn Tyranski as a Managing Director in the Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services (“FAAS”) practice within the Company’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment.

“John and Glenn add strength to our team of experts who assist clients with some of the most complex accounting and compliance issues,” said Neal Hochberg, Global Leader of the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment at FTI Consulting. “As a leading independent advisory firm, our ability to integrate investigative and business intelligence with forensic and financial expertise allows us to collaborate with our clients to help them mitigate risk, manage change and resolve disputes.”

Mr. Gilkes, who joins FTI Consulting in Washington, D.C., from Deloitte, will focus on financial/fraud investigations, anti-corruption and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act matters. He brings extensive experience in asset tracing and recovery, as well as in the management and conduct of investigations involving wire transfer fraud, bribery and extortion. Mr. Gilkes has provided subject-matter experience in fraud detection, prevention and deterrence, and participated in the development of new processes, tools and training to enhance the consideration of fraud.

Mr. Tyranski, who joins FTI Consulting’s FAAS practice in New York from Ernst & Young LLP (“EY”), will also work with the Activism and M&A Solutions offering. He brings extensive experience in financial regulation, compliance, risk assessment, and resolving auditing and accounting issues. His areas of expertise include corporate governance, initial public offerings, crisis management and board of director committee initiatives. Prior to joining EY, Mr. Tyranski was Senior Vice President, Financial Compliance for NYSE Regulation.

Across a global platform, FTI Consulting’s FAAS professionals assist clients with responding to allegations involving the propriety of accounting and financial reporting, fraud, regulatory scrutiny and anti-corruption inquiries. Multidisciplinary experts address a variety of accounting and compliance issues; analyze and reconstruct corporate books, records and electronic information; and participate in fact-finding interviews. The practice also assists clients in addressing complex accounting, regulatory and auditing issues, including all phases of SEC and Public Company Accounting Oversight Board actions and litigation.

About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 4,600 employees located 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 $1.78 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2015. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

FTI Consulting, Inc. 1101 K Street NW Washington, DC 20005 +1.202.312.9100 Investor Contact: Mollie Hawkes +1.617.747.1791 mollie.hawkes@fticonsulting.com Media Contact: Matthew Bashalany +1.617.897.1545 matthew.bashalany@fticonsulting.com

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