FTI Consulting Appoints Maureen Greene James as Vice President of Global Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

FTI Consulting Appoints Maureen Greene James as Vice President of Global
Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

WASHINGTON, Oct. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN)
today announced the appointment of Maureen Greene James as Vice President of
Global Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging.

Ms. Greene James will lead FTI Consulting’s global Diversity, Inclusion and
Belonging team, which supports the firm’s efforts to attract, retain and
develop diverse talent and maintain an inclusive culture. She will play a
pivotal role in creating and leading the diversity, inclusion and belonging
strategy in partnership with the firm’s Executive Committee and segment
leadership globally.

“Attracting, developing and retaining diverse talent is important not only for
building a better firm, but also to help our clients reach better outcomes,”
said Steven H. Gunby, President and Chief Executive Officer of FTI Consulting.
“Maureen is an influential and inspiring leader who can collaborate with
senior leadership and teams throughout the organization to drive fundamental
and lasting impact.”

Ms. Greene James joins FTI Consulting from Cognizant, where she was North
America Leader of Inclusion and Leadership Development. She was responsible
for creating the company’s diversity and inclusion vision and strategy while
strengthening its commitment to attract, hire and retain diverse talent. She
collaborated with leaders globally on the design, delivery and implementation
of development experiences for senior-level employees with a key focus on
gender diversity.

Prior to joining Cognizant, Ms. Greene James spent nearly 12 years at
PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she held several human resources leadership
roles, including U.S. Talent Strategy Leader, Market Human Resources Leader
for PwC’s Enterprise Solutions Center in Tampa, and National Human Capital
Leader for the firm’s finance function. As National Talent Management Director
within PwC’s Office of Diversity, she was responsible for the talent
identification, career development and advancement of high-performing diverse
professionals in the Tax and Advisory service lines.

“Simply talking about the issues is not enough, and I was impressed with the
authenticity and commitment from FTI Consulting’s senior leadership to not
only engage in courageous dialogue with employees globally, but then develop
concrete actions to immediately begin moving the needle forward,” Ms. Greene
James said. “The work of diversity, inclusion and belonging is continually
evolving. We are laying the foundation at FTI Consulting to foster workplaces
that truly celebrate diversity, advance inclusion and represent the clients
and communities we serve globally.”

Ms. Greene James has been recognized for her professional accomplishments in
Black Enterprise magazine and in 2014 received the “Most Powerful and
Influential Woman” Award for the state of Florida by the National Diversity
Council. She is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and a
lifetime member of the National Association of African Americans in Human
Resources, where she held a national board seat as Senior Vice President of
Branding and Communications from 2010-2012.

Ms. Greene James holds a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University, a
master’s in business administration from the University of Phoenix, the
Professional in Human Resources certification from the Human Resources
Certification Institute and the Society for Human Resource Management
Certified Professional certification.

About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping
organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial,
legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional.
With more than 5,800 employees located in 27 countries, FTI Consulting
professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome
complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The Company
generated $2.35 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2019. For more
information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter
(@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

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