FTI Consulting Expands its Economic and Financial Consulting Practice with Energy Specialist Alaric Marsden

Sep 12, 2013, 07:30 ET from FTI Consulting

LONDON, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FTI Consulting, the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that Alaric Marsden has been appointed Managing Director in the firm's Economic and Financial Consulting (EFC) practice. Mr. Marsden will be based in London.

Mr. Marsden has 18 years of experience advising energy companies, governments and investors in the UK and internationally on a wide range of issues including generation, transmission, distribution and retail. He also has extensive expertise across a range of technologies including combined cycle gas turbine plants, carbon capture and storage, nuclear (generation and waste), wind power, energy efficiency services and smart metering. Developing commercial strategies to drive revenue growth for a range of European utilities, he has also advised on potential entry into the UK market and was previously seconded to the National Grid's Corporate Strategy Team.

Mr. Marsden's focus in the EFC practice at FTI Consulting will be assisting clients within the energy sector to design and implement regulatory frameworks and market reforms to facilitate investment in infrastructure and value-for-money services for consumers.

"Alaric's appointment will enhance our already strong offering in the regulatory sectors and we welcome him to our team. The regulated utilities sector is undergoing an enormous amount of change and development, and therefore Alaric will be a hugely valuable addition as we work to advise and support our clients in this evolving landscape," said Chris Osborne, EMEA Head of Economic and Financial Consulting at FTI Consulting.

Mr. Marsden holds a degree in physics from London's Imperial College for Science, Technology and Medicine and has previously worked for Ernst & Young LLP and the Adam Smith Institute.

About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,000 employees located in 24 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The company generated $1.58 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2012. More information can be found at www.fticonsulting.com.

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