Christopher M. Brophy
- Senior Managing Director
- T: +1 212 651 7180
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- Three Times Square
- 9th Floor
- New York, NY, 10036
- United States
- T: +1 212 247 1010
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- B.S. in Accounting, Bentley College
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS)
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
- Claims Management
- Commercial Damages Analysis
- Financial Investigations
- Forensic Accounting & Investigations
- Forensic Litigation Consulting
- Global Risk & Investigations
- Aerospace & Defense
- Public Sector
- Healthcare & Life Sciences
- Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure
Mr. Brophy is a Senior Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Forensic and Litigation Consulting practice and is based in New York. He is a Certified Public Accountant with over twenty years experience assisting policyholders with complex insurance claims. This has included first party property and business interruption claim, builders risk claims, fidelity claims, contingent business interruption claims, and FEMA claims.
He has helped clients to recover over $3 billion in insurance claims and has worked on numerous multi-million dollar claims resulting from losses from the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, the 2001 World Trade Center attacks, hurricane losses (Andrew, Iniki, Charlie, Frances, Jeanne, Ivan, Katrina, Gustav and Ike), flood losses in New York, Indiana, Iowa and Tennessee and earthquake losses in California, Chile and Taiwan.
Mr. Brophy has provided expert testimony on insurance claim matters and has assisted with several mediations. He has helped clients in nearly all industries including chemical, oil and gas, manufacturing, hospitality, food and agricultural products, technology, transportation, hospitals, financial services and non-profit. For non-profit entities, he has helped numerous colleges, universities and hospitals to recover funds from FEMA.
For contingent business interruption claims, Mr. Brophy has helped policyholder clients to quantify their losses and prepare a claim after their supply chain was disrupted or customers incurred a direct physical loss.
Mr. Brophy is a frequent writer and speaker concerning insurance claims. He is currently an Expert Commentator for IRMI.com and has spoken at general insurance and industry specific events.
Mr. Brophy has also managed several forensic investigations, and has extensive operational, mergers and acquisitions, and management consulting experience. He has assisted clients with contract disputes, performed fraud investigations and is a Certified Fraud Examiner.
Mr. Brophy was previously an executive director of the Insurance Claims Practice at a “Big 4” Accounting and Consulting firm.
Mr. Brophy holds a B.S. in accounting from Bentley College. Mr. Brophy is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; the Connecticut State Society of Certified Public Accountants; the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS); and an associate member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.