- Managing Director
- Corporate Finance & Restructuring
- T: +1 212 247 1010
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- 650 Fifth Avenue
- 20th Floor
- New York, NY, 10019
- United States
- T: +1 212 813 1300
- B.B.A., Accounting, University of Georgia
- Certified Public Accountant Florida
- Corporate Finance
- Interim Management
- Office of the CFO Solutions
- Financial Institutions
- Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure
Craig Phillips is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in New York. He is a member of the Office of the CFO Solutions practice within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment.
For more than 27 years, Mr. Phillips has provided public accounting and accounting and auditing consultation services to large, multi-national clients. In addition, he has served as CFO to several high-growth private equity and privately-owned entrepreneurial companies.
For 17 years, Mr. Phillips worked for Big Four public accounting firms, serving clients in a variety of industries, including transportation, real estate, telecommunications, retail, manufacturing, sports and entertainment and professional services. During this time, Mr. Phillips assisted clients in addressing complex accounting issues, acquisition due diligence, post-merger integration and process improvement, as well as assisting in the public and private offerings of debt and equity securities in excess of $2 billion.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Phillips served as CFO for several companies, initially being engaged as a consultant to assist in the completion of independent audits or proposed sale/merger transactions. He later joined the companies as CFO, working with senior management to address issues facing early stage, high-growth entrepreneurial companies. He attended to financial statement preparation, payroll management, risk assessment and controls, contract negotiation and evaluation, forecast development, cash flow management, cost reduction, human resources management and investor and board presentations.
Mr. Phillips holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Georgia. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Florida.