Nicholas C. Fanandakis
- Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
Nicholas C. Fanandakis joined the Board of FTI Consulting, Inc. in January 2014 and serves as a Chair of the Audit Committee.
Mr. Fanandakis is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (“DuPont”), a leading global research and technology based science company, and serves as its Principal Accounting Officer. Mr. Fanandakis joined DuPont in 1979 as an accounting and business analyst. Since then, Mr. Fanandakis has served in a variety of plant, marketing, product management and business director roles. Prior to moving into his current role in November 2009, Mr. Fanandakis served as Group Vice President of DuPont Applied BioSciences from 2008 to 2009. Mr. Fanandakis also served as Vice President and General Manager of DuPont Chemical Solutions Enterprise from 2003 until February 2007 when he was named Vice President of DuPont Corporate Plans.
As Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Fanandakis also has responsibility for Corporate Plans and has led significant business portfolio changes that have strengthened the company and better positioned it for growth. In the past four years, Mr. Fanandakis has overseen the $7 billion acquisition of Danish food ingredients maker Danisco; the divestiture of DuPont’s $4.9 billion coating business, and the company’s announced plans to separate its chemicals businesses.
Mr. Fanandakis received his undergraduate degree from Northeastern University and his Master of Business Administration degree from Grand Valley State College, Michigan.