Ryan Pisarik is a Senior Managing Director in the Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services practice within the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment at FTI Consulting. He is based in Chicago.
Mr. Pisarik has spent the past 20 years conducting forensic accounting assignments, internal investigations, complex commercial litigation and Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and regulatory engagements involving publicly held and private companies in a wide variety of industries. Matters investigated have been on both the domestic and international fronts and have included asset tracing, embezzlements, post-purchase price disputes, anti-money laundering, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and UK Bribery Act violations, procurement fraud, kickbacks, bank fraud, securities fraud, healthcare fraud, false financial reporting, arbitration and mediation hearings, and contractual disputes.
Mr. Pisarik has worked on behalf of Special Committees of the Board of Directors, advising on complex accounting issues, corporate governance and regulatory compliance matters. Mr. Pisarik has also presented investigation findings in front of the SEC, DOJ, World Bank, Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and he has testified as an expert witness in matters involving accounting issues and financial services regulations. Mr. Pisarik has served as a regulatory-appointed corporate monitor and as an appointed independent compliance expert in a number of matters related to resolution of fraud, corruption, collusion, Financial Conduct Authority and other regulatory issues. He has also assisted other named corporate monitors relating to various regulatory settlements.
In addition, Mr. Pisarik has participated in a variety of litigation matters, including purchase price disputes, the preparation and analysis of damages claims, asset tracing, financial due diligence related to mergers and acquisitions and forensic audits. Mr. Pisarik has testified in both federal and state court matters, as well as during arbitration and mediation proceedings.
Mr. Pisarik is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists. He received a B.S. in Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
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Bribery & Corruption Investigations & Compliance
Compliance, Monitorships & Receiverships
Forensic Accounting & Investigations
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)