Craig Earnshaw is a Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Technology segment based in the London office which he founded in 2006. For over fifteen years Craig has worked solely in the electronic evidence field and during this time has amassed considerable experience in both the technical and strategic application of forensic technology for the clients whom he represents.
Craig provides strategic advice to clients across all areas of FTI Consulting’s Technology offering, and provides specific counsel to clients in the areas of European Union-based evidence collection and disclosure, computer-based forensics and electronic data hosting for litigation and regulatory enquiries. His engagement experience includes multi-jurisdictional investigations and regulatory enquiries relating to anti-competitive behaviour, cartels and price-fixing, in addition to fraud, bribery and corruption investigations, intellectual property theft and on-line libel.
Craig has provided both written and oral expert evidence in the High Court in London, and has testified at depositions in the United States, as well as submitting written expert evidence into other forums such as employment tribunals and arbitrations. In addition to his client service and practice management duties, Craig is also the global practice leader of FTI Consulting’s on-site data collection, processing and review offering: FTI Consulting Investigate.
During the course of his career Craig has provided forensic technology counsel to clients on some of the most complex and demanding matters that have taken place over the last fifteen years. These matters have required him to undertake detailed work in industries including manufacturing, banking and petrochemicals, and in jurisdictions throughout Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East.
Craig has authored numerous articles that have been published in the European and US legal and technical press, and is a frequent conference speaker on subjects including multi-jurisdictional investigations and data privacy.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Craig was the head of the forensic computing practices at CRA International and Lee & Allen Consulting, which he founded in 1998.