Washington, DC, September 13, 2021 – FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced the appointment of Cecily Gooch as Managing Director within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, where she will work cross-functionally to provide advice to clients related to business transformation, corporate finance, restructuring, governance, regulation and compliance, and investigations.
Based in Dallas, Ms. Gooch has more than 20 years of experience in government, law firms and in-house practice at publicly traded and private companies. She specializes in large companies through significant business transformations including mergers and acquisitions, substantial industry changes impacting business models and operations, and Chapter 11 restructurings.
“We are delighted to welcome Cecily to our team,” said Michael Eisenband, Global Co-Leader of the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment at FTI Consulting. “I am confident that his unique experience and skills will enhance FTI Consulting’s ability to lead clients through various business transformation efforts and crisis situations by helping them anticipate challenges, solve complex problems and achieve and exceed their business goals. ”
Throughout her career, Ms. Gooch has advised senior management and board members on a variety of topics including litigation, corporate transactions, consumer retail issues, marketing campaigns and channels. sales, data security and privacy, regulatory compliance and policy, government affairs and strategic planning, and employment and compensation matters. As in-house legal counsel, she led one of the largest Chapter 11 restructurings in U.S. history. Ms. Gooch has also designed and delivered integrated corporate ethics and compliance programs; developed, launched and managed public corporate governance frameworks; and advising on environmental, social and governance frameworks and issues.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Ms. Gooch held various executive legal counsel positions, including legal counsel to TXU Energy, special restructuring advisor for Energy Future Holdings, and Chief Compliance Officer, Corporate Secretary and Advisor. general partner in corporate law of Vistra Corp. .
Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Gooch said, “FTI Consulting has a unique combination of technical and strategic communications advisors who can provide a full range of business consulting services. I look forward to applying my internal experience to leading companies through various business transformations, crisis situations and complex issues facing our clients. ‘
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business consulting firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk, and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, policy and regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 6,400 employees in 29 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, inform and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The company generated sales of $ 2.46 billion in fiscal 2020. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.
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