- Senior Managing Director
- T: +1 415 283 4230
- F: +1 415 293 4497
- One Front Street
- Suite 1600
- San Francisco, CA, 94111
- United States
- T: +1 415 283 4200
- F: +1 415 293 4497
- B.A., Accounting, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
- B.A., Accounting (honors), Stellenbosch University, South Africa
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- South African Institute of Chartered Accountants
- Accounting Advisory
- Anti-money Laundering
- Business Interruption
- Commercial Damages Analysis
- Forensic Accounting & Investigations
Jaco Sadie is a Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in San Francisco. He is a forensic accountant with extensive experience providing forensic accounting, investigative and litigation services related to commercial disputes.
Mr. Sadie leads the west coast region of the Business Insurance Claims practice and has significant experience preparing complex property damage and business interruption claims. He has prepared claims for companies in the U.S., Latin America and Asia.
Mr. Sadie consults with clients on anti-money laundering best practices; performed anti-money laundering investigations as part of governmental investigations, purchase price disputes and as part of merger due diligence; provided anti-money laundering training to banks and insurance companies and spoke at venues about anti-money laundering best practices.
Mr. Sadie has served as accounting expert for counsel and clients on technical GAAP accounting matters, dealing with restatement and purchase price adjustment issues.
Throughout his career, Mr. Sadie has performed and led fraud investigations, forensic accounting investigations, accounting malpractice matters, and breach of contract damages analysis over a wide range of industries.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, he was a Principal in LECG’s Financial Advisory Services practice and a Senior Manager in Deloitte & Touche’s Financial Advisory Services group practicing in the United States, Luxembourg and South Africa.
Mr. Sadie earned a B.A. in accounting (honors) at the Stellenbosch University in South Africa. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (California), a Chartered Accountant (South Africa), Certified in Fraud and Forensics and a Certified Fraud Examiner.