Michael C. Wei
- Managing Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +1 415 283 4285
- F: +1 415 293 4497
- 50 California Street
- Suite 1900
- San Francisco, CA, 94111
- United States
- T: +1 415 283 4200
- F: +1 415 293 4496
- B.A., Biochemical Sciences, Harvard University
- Forensic Litigation Consulting
Michael C. Wei is a Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment and is based in San Francisco. Mr. Wei is an information technology expert specializing in the identification, collection, management, and analysis of electronically stored information (ESI) from financial, operational, and transactional systems. He has extensive experience in product management, software engineering, network operations, and technology implementation and integration projects. Mr. Wei focuses on data-intensive engagements that require the complex modeling of information, including: Intellectual property litigation, AUSA regulatory investigations, Wage-and-hour class action, Financial / accounting investigations, Stock option backdating, Digital revenue assurance audits, Sub-prime securities disputes, Internal controls and compliance testing, and Technology investigations.
Mr. Wei has served clients in the financial services, retail, telecommunications, insurance, and music recording industries. His work has included structured data collections and analyses for major fraud investigations, patent infringement analysis for a large telecommunications company, historical portfolio recalculations for a leading U.S. bank, and wage-and-hour analysis for one of the world’s largest retailers. Individual cases have resulted in the acquisition and analysis of hundreds of millions of records.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Wei served as vice president of Products and Services at EVault, where he managed the company’s software development and network operations teams. EVault distinguished itself as a pioneer in disk-to-disk backup technology and state-of-the-art managed services, enabling customers to automate their data protection processes and comply with regulatory requirements. Before joining EVault, Mr. Wei held product management positions at Siebel Systems, ChemConnect, and OneWave.
Mr. Wei’s experience with information technology management includes building a network operations center (NOC) that monitored and managed over 45 terabytes (TB) of storage in seven data centers distributed across North America. His experience with custom software development includes delivering over 40 software releases across multiple platforms including Microsoft Windows, UNIX (Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, HP/UX, and Red Hat Linux), and Novell NetWare. He has also launched over 10 new products, including solutions for Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and the AS/400.
Mr. Wei holds a B.A. in biochemical sciences from Harvard University.