FTI Consulting Invests in Industry-Specific Capabilities, Appoints Clean Energy and Retail Experts
Washington, D.C., Oct. 15, 2019 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced the appointment of Marc Atlas and Justin Zhuang as Managing Directors in its Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, further strengthening the firm’s capabilities in the clean energy and retail industries.
Mr. Atlas, who will be based in Denver, joins FTI Consulting’s Clean Energy practice. He brings more than 15 years of experience in the power and energy sector and specializes in project and corporate finance, project development, acquisitions and divestitures, international expansion, energy marketing and commercial contract execution. Over the course of his career, he has worked with institutional investors, technology providers, original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”) and developers across various geographies, business stages and economic cycles.
Mr. Zhuang, who will be based in New York, joins FTI Consulting’s Retail & Consumer Products practice, where he will focus on the retail value chain and data analytics. He has more than 19 years of experience in data modeling and analytics, integrated end-to-end value chain modeling, inventory planning and optimization, sales and operations planning, and supply chain strategy. In addition to his deep retail experience, he has worked across a variety of industries, including consumer packaged goods, electronics, construction, manufacturing, energy and healthcare.
“Our global platform of business transformation, transactions and restructuring services, combined with our deep industry expertise, allows us to provide unparalleled support to our clients,” said Carlyn Taylor, Global Co-Leader of the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment at FTI Consulting. “We are pleased to welcome Marc and Justin, whose appointments reflect our continued investment in expanding our industry-specific capabilities, particularly in areas like energy and retail, which are currently undergoing significant disruption.”
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Atlas led NextGen Finance & Strategy LLC, an independent clean energy consulting business. Previously, he was Chief Financial Officer of 8minutenergy Solar Energy. Before that, he dually served as Vice President of Finance and Director of International Development at Invenergy. Earlier in his career, he worked for Charles River Associates and as analyst and trader for a leading commodities investor.
Before joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Zhuang was a Senior Director in Alvarez & Marsal’s Corporate Performance Improvement practice. He previously served as a Principal Supply Chain Logistics Analyst at a medical devices company. He has also worked in the supply chain practices of Accenture and PwC.
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