- Managing Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +1 860 805 5314
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- Three Times Square
- 9th Floor
- New York, NY, 10036
- United States
- T: +1 212 247 1010
- F: +1 212 841 9350
- M.S., Computer Science, Northeastern Illinois University
- M.B.A., Lake Forest Graduate School of Management
- Strategic Planning and Implementation
- Strategy Consulting & Research
- Digital Strategy
- Thought Leadership
- Data & Analytics
- Financial Institutions
Amir Farid is a Managing Director with FTI Consulting, Global Insurance Services, and is located in Hartford. Amir is an accomplished executive with over 20 years of experience as a results-oriented leader skilled in shaping strategy, driving innovation, developing analytics practices, and leading significant business and technology transformation programs. He is adept at leveraging his business acumen and technology expertise to drive innovation, lead an organization through complex transformation, establish data strategies and manage large-scale initiatives in partnership with client management and team members.
Amir most recently was with Travelers Business Insurance, where he served as Chief Operating Officer for the Business Insurance Operating Model Transformation Strategy, for Product and Platform, and also served as the Platform Lead. In his roles, he was responsible for transformational strategies, planning, architecture, data, analytics, logistics, financials and delivery of strategic investments tied to the Operating Model Transformation and also Products and Platforms initiatives. He provided leadership oversight and governance for all Operating Model investments and delivery programs. He was also responsible for organization-wide leadership for strategic investments and for employing short term and long-term strategies to support different business models across Travelers Business Insurance with over $16 billion of global insurance revenues. Amir also served as the Hartford Chair for Travelers Employee Giving Campaign for the last 4 years.
Amir joined Travelers in 2009 as 2nd Vice President and Business Intelligence and Analytics lead for Small Commercial segment. In 2011, he assumed the expanded role of Vice President of Business Intelligence and Analytics and assumed additional responsibility of serving as the Head of the Business Insurance Small, Middle and Large Markets, Operating Model, Operations, Field Management and 3rd Party Data Delivery and Business Intelligence teams which he served in until 2013.
Prior to joining Travelers, Amir served in leadership roles for Allstate Insurance, United Airlines, and other companies across different industries, and as a Management Consultant for clients in United States and Europe.
Amir holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, and a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Northeastern Illinois University. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, Mona, and their children.