Elliot Fuhr is a senior managing director at FTI Consulting and is based in New York. Mr. Fuhr leads the Office of the CFO group, providing and implementing solutions to produce an efficient organization, enhance value and protect the company's reputation. For more than 26 years, he has assisted companies in solving efficiency, risk management, technology and profitability challenges. Mr. Fuhr has a broad industry experience, including engagements with apparel; retail; hospitality; technology; manufacturing; financial institutions; real estate; chemical; and oil and gas companies.
Mr. Fuhr has advised numerous clients in a variety of industries, including advising a major hotel chain in a performance improvement program to improve financial reporting, book close process, and finance and accounting related business processes; leading cross-functional teams within a large apparel company to reduce SKUs, cycle time, inventory levels and SG&A costs; and augmenting efforts and assisting the CFO in revitalizing the business for a major car rental company following a merger and acquisition transaction.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Fuhr was senior engineer and economist at Exxon Company, U.S.A. and Exxon Chemical Americas, as well as a former partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. Fuhr holds an M.B.A. in finance from the Stern School of Business at New York University and a B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.