FTI Consulting Appoints Robert Glasser to Bolster its Business Insurance Claims Practice
Washington, D.C., July 22, 2015 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointment of Robert Glasser as Managing Director. He will join the Business Insurance Claims team within the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment and will be based in New York City.
Mr. Glasser has more than 35 years of diverse financial management, insurance claims and accounting and forensic fraud investigation experience at public and private companies. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Glasser served as the Regional Director of East Coast Property Claim Preparation and Valuation at Aon Global Risk Consulting, where he led the firm’s East Coast Business Interruption and Insurance Claim Services practice. Prior to this role, Mr. Glasser served as a Partner at Dempsey Partners, LLC, where he led the firm’s U.S. East Coast Property and Business Interruption Claims practice. Prior to this role, Mr. Glasser worked at BDO Consulting, where he led the Insurance Claim Services practice in New York and performed numerous forensic fraud investigations. He has also served as the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of an international telecommunications firm, as well as Chief Financial Officer of a product manufacturer and distribution company.
“We are pleased that Robert is joining our Business Insurance Claims team,” said Neal Hochberg, Global Leader of the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment at FTI Consulting. “Robert brings deep industry expertise and his knowledge in accounting and forensic fraud investigations will be a valuable addition to our Business Insurance Claims team.”
In his new role, Mr. Glasser will help insured businesses prepare and substantiate business interruption and property damage claims resulting from physical damage due to hurricanes and other natural disasters. Additionally, Mr. Glasser will perform and lead domestic and international forensic fraud investigations involving alleged acts of employee dishonesty, embezzlement and corruption related to the preparation of claims with insurance coverage.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Glasser said, “I am excited to be joining such an impressive team of professionals at FTI Consulting. I look forward to utilizing my industry knowledge to assist clients in solving large, complex claims.”
Mr. Glasser holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Connecticut and received his M.B.A. in Finance from the New York University, Stern School of Business. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified in Financial Forensics, Certified Insolvency and Reorganization Accountant and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 27 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 $1.76 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2014. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.