Alex Davie is a Senior Managing Director in the Economic and Financial Consulting Practice at FTI Consulting and is based in London.
Alex is a Chartered Accountant and focuses on the provision of expert financial advice in the context of international arbitration and litigation. Typically, this involves the quantification of lost profits, assessments of wasted costs, business or intellectual property valuation, or advice relating to accounting matters. Alex also provides valuation advice in non-contentious circumstances, including in the context of corporate restructuring or transactions.
Alex joined the practice in 2011. He has 18 years of professional experience of financial and accounting matters. For 11 of those years, the focus has been the provision of financial and economic advice in the context of disputes.
Alex has been appointed as expert or has led the preparation of expert reports in proceedings before the English High Court, US courts, arbitral forums including tribunals under the rules of the ICC and the LCIA, and in bilateral investment treaty cases.
Alex is named in the Who’s Who Legal Arbitration Expert Witnesses 2021 list. According to WWL, Alex is "intelligent and also commercial – a rare breed" and an “incredibly responsive and thorough” expert who is “always thinking four steps ahead, pre-empting any future hurdles and therefore providing invaluable advice”. He regularly presents on damages and valuation issues to disputes lawyers and has presented on international valuation issues at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.
Prior to working at FTI Consulting, Alex was a member of Morgan Stanley’s top-ranked Leisure and Hotels equity research team, where he wrote investment research, performed financial analysis, including valuation and modelling work, worked on an initial public offering and presented to the firm’s stockbrokers, traders and clients. Alex retains an interest in the leisure sector, including gambling (offline and online), pubs, caterers, hotels, tour operators and cruise lines.
Alex started his career as an auditor, working with financial services companies. His clients included a sovereign wealth fund, investment managers, private equity managers, banks and insurance companies.