WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ankura Consulting Group (Ankura), a business advisory and expert services firm, announced today the appointment of Kayla Nelson as Senior Managing Director to further develop the firm's data governance practice and enhance its capabilities in eDiscovery.
Ms. Kayla Nelson joins Ankura as Senior Managing Director in the firm's data governance practice within the Regulatory & Contractual Compliance group where she will apply her experience assisting clients as an information governance strategist. Ms. Nelson has over a decade of experience in information governance, eDiscovery and legal case management, and she has designed frameworks and delivered information governance solutions for Fortune 500 companies and federal and state governments. Ms. Nelson's significant experience with legal case management and eDiscovery will also allow her to contribute to Ankura's eDiscovery practice within its Investigations & Accounting Advisory group. Ms. Nelson was most recently with Veritas Technologies, LLC.
"Ankura's data governance capabilities are expanding to enhance our ability to help clients address risks and realize opportunity," said Jessica Block, Senior Managing Director of Ankura and head of its Data Governance practice. "Kayla brings a wealth of both private and public sector experience to Ankura's professional team. As we continue to grow, we're focused on building our team with top talent."
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 compliance, corporate investigation, data analytics, disputes/litigation support, expert witness, economic and financial analysis, forensic accounting, geopolitical advisory, mass dispute resolution, risk advisory and management, transaction advisory, trust services, turnaround and restructuring, valuation, visual communications and business advisory services. For more information: www.ankuraconsultinggroup.com.
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