FTI Consulting Expands Economic & Financial Consulting Practice in Paris with Appointment of Energy Expert Patrick Hébréard as Managing Director
Paris, 3 June 2019 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced the appointment of Patrick Hébréard as a Managing Director in the firm’s Economic & Financial Consulting practice. He will be based in Paris.
Mr Hébréard is an experienced advisor and disputes expert with over 15 years of experience working on a variety of contractual and contentious issues within the energy industry. He has been appointed as testifying expert in many complex and high value arbitration proceedings and advises companies in the sector on a range of economic, commercial and strategic issues.
Throughout his career, Mr Hébréard has acquired deep experience in the energy markets across their value chains, with a focus on long-term gas and LNG sales and purchases agreements, working both as a buyer and a seller. This has given him a broad and unique perspective on the relevant commercial, contractual and financial issues at stake.
Mr Hébréard is listed as an Expert Witness in the Who’s Who Legal Arbitration guide and regularly speaks at conferences and seminars on energy issues and arbitration. He is a trained engineer from the Ecole des Mines de Nancy and holds a Master’s degree in both marketing and arbitration law. He is a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.
James Nicholson, Head of FTI Consulting’s Economic & Financial Consulting practice in Paris, said, “My colleagues and I are delighted to have one of France’s leading energy and disputes experts join our growing team. Patrick’s appointment reflects FTI Consulting’s increasing commitment to providing industry-leading consulting advice in the energy sector and to supporting clients and legal teams in a range of disputes situations, both in France and across the region.”
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