WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ankura Consulting Group (Ankura), a business advisory and expert services firm, announced today the appointment of Luke Tenery as Senior Managing Director to lead Ankura's Cybersecurity practice within the firm's Risk, Resilience & Geopolitical group. He will join Ankura's Chicago office.
Mr. Luke Tenery joins Ankura as Senior Managing Director with more than 15 years of experience in handling complex cyber issues covering investigations and forensics, data privacy and security, and security management. He has an extensive background in leading cyber incident response and investigations concerning a wide array of active and emergent cybersecurity threats. Mr. Tenery is regularly called upon to mitigate complex computer intrusion and breach matters by assessing their nature, scope, and origin, and devising strategies to contain and eradicate active threats in client networks and systems. Mr. Tenery has managed a variety of highly sensitive cybersecurity risks such as targeted cyber-attacks, payment card incidents, and intellectual property theft. He was most recently an Associate Managing Director with Kroll's Cyber Security and Investigations practice.
"I am very pleased to have Luke join the Ankura team. He brings a high level of expertise in an area of critical concern for clients, and will integrate tightly with the firm's risk, resilience, and geopolitical advisory services," said Marc-Philip Ferzan, Senior Managing Director. "His deep understanding of the global cyber threat landscape and focus on data privacy and security, as well as cost-effective and efficient security management, will enhance and extend our strategic all-hazards risk mitigation services."
About Ankura Consulting Group
Ankura Consulting Group is a business advisory and expert services firm. Its deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges clients face enables its team to provide impactful, senior-level counsel. As an independent firm built on five key principles – Integrity, Quality, Diversity, Collaboration and Longevity – Ankura's relationships extend beyond one engagement or issue. The firm empowers its industry experts to provide a high-touch, unique approach for its clients in critical times. Ankura's offering includes a wide range of services offered within its Data Analytics & Technology Services, Investigations & Accounting Advisory, Litigation & Disputes, Regulatory & Contractual Compliance, Risk, Resilience & Geopolitical, Turnaround & Restructuring groups. For more information: ankuraconsulting.com.
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