FTI Consulting Expands Global Legal Operations Expertise with Addition of Managing Director
Rohit Gulati Brings Extensive Experience in Contract Lifecycle Management, Process Improvement and Strategic Technology Transformation
Washington, D.C., Jan. 24, 2023 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced that the firm’s Technology segment has appointed Rohit Gulati as a Managing Director in its Corporate Legal Operations practice.
Mr. Gulati, who is based in Chicago, brings more than 16 years of experience in law department operations and contract lifecycle management consulting. At FTI Consulting, he will work closely with clients to assess operations and technology to establish strategic roadmaps, determine the readiness for change in support of transformation initiatives, evaluate technology solutions that align with clients’ objectives and drive implementation.
“In recent years, economic and business drivers have placed increasing emphasis on the need for corporate legal departments to streamline processes, reduce operating costs and implement automation,” said Sophie Ross, Global Chief Executive Officer of FTI Technology. “The addition of Rohit to the FTI Technology Corporate Legal Operations practice will reinforce our expansion of technology transformation offerings that support clients as they assess, plan for and implement solutions. We look forward to his contributions in delivering for our clients across the globe.”
Mr. Gulati has demonstrated success in leading transformative technology initiatives that align strategic business objectives and result in high user adoption. His technology expertise spans the breadth of legal operations functions, including contract lifecycle management (“CLM”), enterprise legal management (“ELM”) and analytics.
“Demand for legal operations expertise continues to grow rapidly,” added Wafik Guirgis, Global Co-Lead of FTI Technology’s Corporate Legal Operations practice. “Rohit’s experience with and knowledge of the legal operations and contract lifecycle management solution space is extensive. His ability to navigate both the strategic transformational aspects of technology implementation, in addition to his deep knowledge of the technical capabilities of numerous platforms, are valuable assets to our growing practice, and more importantly, our clients.”
Prior to joining FTI Technology, Mr. Gulati held a leadership role at HBR Consulting, where he oversaw award-winning ELM implementations. He also led CLM transformation services, where he assisted clients in preparing for and implementing CLM technology solutions. He has served in numerous legal operations and technology consulting roles throughout his career.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Gulati said, “Organizations are looking to technology to transform cumbersome processes, deliver efficiency and better manage capacity constraints. I look forward to partnering with FTI Technology’s team of domain experts to provide comprehensive legal operations and technology solutions that improve workflows, mitigate risk and alleviate persistent challenges for our clients.”
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Source: FTI Consulting, Inc.