Garrett M. Wilson
- Managing Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +1 303 689 8854
- B.A., Economics & Accounting, Biology & Chemistry, Claremont McKenna College
- Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
- CFA Charterholder
- American Society of Appraisers
- Chartered Financial Analyst Institute
- National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA)
- Business Valuation
- Commercial Damages Analysis
- Forensic Litigation Consulting
- Energy, Power & Products
- Financial Institutions
- Healthcare & Life Sciences
- Real Estate
Garrett Wilson is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) based out of Denver, Colorado. Mr. Wilson works in FTI Consulting's Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment, primarily as part of its Dispute Advisory Services practice.
Mr.Wilson has served as a designated expert witness in state and Federal courts, arbitrations and mediations on behalf of defendants and plaintiffs. With nearly 20 years of varied professional experience, Mr. Wilson has assisted national and regional law firms on a variety of cases, including those involving complex commercial damages (e.g. lost profits, diminution in value), business and intellectual property valuations (e.g. owner buyouts, ESOPs, marital dissolution, gift and estate tax, purchase price allocations, fair value reporting), the issuance or rebuttal of fairness and solvency opinions, disputes related to mergers and acquisitions (e.g. securities class actions, post-transaction disputes, regulatory matters), economic damages (e.g. lost earnings) and investigatory analyses (e.g. asset tracking, investment suitability, marital income analyses, asset tracking).
Mr. Wilson assists in matters frequently involving alleged breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, theft, misappropriation, imminent domain, appraisal rights, federal proxy claims, entire fairness, intellectual property infringement, shareholder disputes, marital dissolution or shareholder derivative claims. His work serves a variety of client needs, including for adversarial proceedings, corporate planning and transactions, financial reporting and tax/regulatory compliance.
Prior to his consulting work, Mr. Wilson co-founded and served as Chief Investment Officer for a Los Angeles based Registered Investment Advisor with more than $600 million in assets under management at its peak. Mr. Wilson began his professional career in Seattle working directly under the Chief Investment Officer at Bill Gates Investments (aka Cascade Investment) as one of a handful of analysts tasked with managing over $50 billion in assets for William H. Gates III and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Mr. Wilson holds a double B.A. in Economics/Accounting and Biology/Chemistry from Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and the Certified Valuation Analyst certification. He is a member of the American Society of Appraisers, CFA Institute and National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts.