ATLANTA, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, management consulting firm North Highland announced the addition of Patrick Ray to the firm as Vice President and General Counsel. In this role, Ray will be responsible for overseeing all legal aspects of North Highland.
"We welcome Patrick to North Highland and are thrilled to have him join our firm. With a deep background in professional services and labor and employment law, his experience will be an asset as we continue to grow," said Beth Schiavo, North Highland Chief Financial Officer.
Ray brings nearly 20 years of legal and professional services experience to today's complex compliance environment. Ray has expertise in providing strategic legal and business advice to executives and senior managers, handling legal affairs, and complex contract negotiations. His experience involves extensive understanding in corporate governance, external counsel selection and management, and managing and coordinating the provision of all legal services for an organization. Ray has provided executive leadership to and set strategic direction for corporate functions and activities related to legal, human resources, risk management, real estate, and shared services.
Ray joins North Highland from a workforce solution firm, Impellam Group, where he served as General Counsel carrying responsibility for both legal and several corporate functions. He received his J.D. from Florida State University College of Law, and completed his undergraduate degree at Florida State University.
About North Highland
North Highland is a global management consulting firm known for helping clients solve their most complex challenges related to customer experience, performance improvement, technology and digital, and transformation. We add value and support our clients across the full spectrum of consulting, from strategy through delivery. We bring the big ideas, then we make them real. North Highland is an employee-owned firm, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with more than 3,000 consultants worldwide and 60+ offices around the globe. The firm is a member of Cordence Worldwide (www.cordenceworldwide.com), a global management consulting alliance. For more information, visit northhighland.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
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