FTI Consulting to be Official Sponsor of WyndyMilla Cycling Team
London, 23 July 2015 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that the firm will be the official team sponsor of WyndyMilla, one of the UK’s most innovative racing teams and cycle manufacturers.
From their base in the Surrey Hills near London, WyndyMilla runs its own highly competitive racing team, with a squad of 12 male and female cyclists, triathletes and parathletes competing in all age groups and events. Since 2012, WyndyMilla has launched a number of National Champions up to the very highest echelons of the sport.
The team, which will be known as WyndyMilla/FTI Consulting, will begin competing under its new name across all events in its new blue kit with matching raw carbon bikes. As part of the sponsorship, FTI Consulting will be working closely with WyndyMilla to promote the health and well-being benefits of cycling for its clients and employees through a series of rides and events, as well as office-based workshops, cyclefits and lifestyle coaching.
Henry Furniss, WyndyMilla’s Director, said, “2015 has already been a highly successful year for WyndyMilla and securing FTI Consulting as our official sponsor is a further sign of our intent through the remainder of this year and beyond. Not only will this sponsorship enable us to invest in our outstanding young riders and challenge for the very top prizes in the sport, but it will also help us with our ambitions of impressing the benefits of cycling to as many people as possible in the corporate world. FTI Consulting shares our goals and we are thrilled to have them on board.”
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 4,400 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.
As the ‘new kids on the block’ of British bike building & custom apparel, WyndyMilla has fast become the Rip Curl, Animal or Quicksilver of the cycling world. Founded by Henry Wynd(y)ham Furniss and Nasima CaMilla Siddiqui in 2009,WyndyMilla has evolved into a world-class hub providing hardware for cyclists from the grass roots to the pro ranks. Uniquely, WyndyMilla looks at every area of the cycling experience, from the build of made to measure bikes, technical kit and casual apparel to bio-mechanics, cycle fitting, advanced training and cutting edge nutrition. The WyndyMilla HQ, café, workshop and fitting studio is nestled in the tranquillity of the Surrey Hills just south of London in the picture postcard village of Seale, with new outlets opening in Penshurst, Kent and London’s Hampton Court Road in 2016. For more information, visit www.wyndymilla.com and connect on Twitter (@WyndyMilla), Facebook and Instagram.