FTI Consulting Strengthens Strategic Communications Segment in EMEA with Addition of Managing Director Leonor Díaz-Córdova
Madrid, 14 March 2023 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced the appointment of Leonor Díaz-Córdova as a Managing Director in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (“EMEA”) crisis and litigation communications offering within the firm’s Strategic Communications segment.
Ms. Díaz-Córdova, who is based in Madrid, brings almost two decades of experience in international dispute resolution to her role at FTI Consulting, having worked at leading law firms, international institutions and public affairs agencies in New York, Geneva, London and Madrid. Her extensive experience includes senior positions at the London Court of International Arbitration, where she worked on arbitration cases across a variety of sectors. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Ms. Díaz-Córdova was Group Director of Legal Services at CT Group, a research, intelligence, campaign and advisory consultancy.
“Dispute advisory services is an important capability in our offering, and Leonor joins our team at a time when we are seeing a growing demand from businesses across a number of sectors,” said Juan Rivera, a Senior Managing Director and Head of the Strategic Communications segment in Spain at FTI Consulting. “I am confident she will play a key role in helping us deliver valuable insights for our clients at every stage of the disputes process, particularly in relation to international conflicts and arbitration matters.”
In her role at FTI Consulting, Ms. Díaz-Córdova will help law firms, litigation funders and corporate clients implement communications strategies to resolve international disputes through her considerable experience in research, data-driven intelligence and public affairs She will work closely with a multidisciplinary team of strategic communications, policy and public affairs experts across the EMEA region at FTI Consulting, and with the firm’s global international arbitration and investment dispute advisory teams.
Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Díaz-Córdova said, “High-stakes litigation and arbitration increasingly require a strategic and innovative approach at every stage of the proceedings to ensure a successful outcome. FTI Consulting has impressive and accomplished teams of litigation consulting experts, and I look forward to working with my new colleagues to help clients successfully navigate their most complex matters.”
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Source: FTI Consulting, Inc.