Jennifer French is Vice President of Executive Operations and Chief Operating Officer & Chief of Staff of the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment (CFR). Ms. French has over 20 years of international advisory experience. She has worked for clients in the US, UK, Europe, and Australia, focused on providing financial, operational, and strategic related services.
With appointment to her current position in 2017, Ms. French is focused on growing FTI Consulting’s Business Transformation and Transaction practice, growing revenues 18-22% per year and supporting the growth of a global practice with hundreds of professionals in a wide range of functions and industries.
As a collaborative partner, Ms. French works across CFR leadership, Finance, Human Resources and Talent Development to develop and execute on CFR strategic initiatives and growth priorities. Ms. French brings deep financial and operational expertise, with a global lens and analytical skillset.
Prior to her current position, Ms. French was Managing Director in FTI’s Restructuring practice in New York, where she focused on maximizing the recoveries of her clients on some of the largest bankruptcies in recent history, including Lehman Brothers and Caesars Entertainment.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Ms. French worked in the Corporate Finance and Restructuring division at PricewaterhouseCoopers, spending two years in Melbourne, Australia and several years in London where she worked on significant, high profile engagements including Enron and MG Rover.