WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointment of David Appolonia to its Corporate Finance/Restructuring business segment. Mr. Appolonia is joining the Transaction Advisory Services practice as a Senior Managing Director where he will be responsible for building new relationships with private equity groups and strategic investors.
Commenting on the appointment, Dominic DiNapoli, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer said, "We are pleased to have David as an SMD in the Transaction Advisory Services practice and know his deep history of work and longstanding relationships in the area will be an asset to the firm."
The FTI Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) practice helps clients maximize value and minimize risk during the acquisition process by offering comprehensive due diligence advice and support in evaluating the risk/return considerations of the deal. Combining financial accounting, investment banking, tax, valuation and SEC regulatory expertise with deep industry experience, FTI Consulting advisors provide and manage a complete range of merger integration and acquisition services. Whether representing the buyer, seller or lender, TAS delivers the full hands-on support clients expect throughout the deal continuum.
David Appolonia has 13 years of experience in transaction services. Most recently, Mr. Appolonia was a partner at KPMG LLP, where he was a founder of the Transaction Services Group. While at KPMG LLP, Mr. Appolonia led more than 300 domestic and international financial due diligence engagements for private equity funds and corporate clients. Mr. Appolonia earned his MS in Taxation from Bryant College and is a Certified Public Accountant.
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 3,500 employees located in most major business centers in the world, we work closely with clients every day to anticipate, illuminate, and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management and restructuring. More information can be found at www.fticonsulting.com.
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