WASHINGTON, March 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) today announced that Kelly Nickerson, a Senior Director in the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment, has been named to Consulting magazine’s Rising Stars of the Profession 2018 list, which recognizes outstanding talent under the age of 35 in the consulting industry. Ms. Nickerson will be honored in the Financial Services category.
“This award is a perfect tribute to Kelly’s dedication to her clients and to her colleagues at FTI Consulting,” said Wendy Shapss, Co-Leader of the Global Insurance Services practice within the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment. “Kelly consistently produces the highest quality work and serves as a leader and mentor to her peers. She is admired by both colleagues and clients for her extensive knowledge, deep commitment and unparalleled work ethic.”
Ms. Nickerson has more than 12 years of experience in accounting, auditing, financial reporting and insurance-related matters. She specializes in litigation consulting, forensic accounting, financial investigations and the application of accounting principles.
Ms. Nickerson is an executive board member for the U.S. Reinsurance Under 40s Group, is on the Emerging Leaders Advisory Council for the Insurance Federation of New York, Inc., is an ARIAS U.S. Women’s Networking Committee member and is actively involved in planning events for the Society of Insurance Financial Management Young Professionals.
“I am honored and humbled to receive this award along with such a talented pool of professionals,” said Ms. Nickerson. “It reflects not only the level of expertise and service I aim to bring to my clients, but also the extraordinary dedication and passion of the people I work with.”
Consulting magazine will honor this year’s winners at The Rising Stars of the Profession Awards Dinner at The Blackstone Hotel in Chicago on April 29. Winners will also be featured in the March issue of Consulting magazine.
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 4,600 employees located in 28 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The Company generated $1.81 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2017. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.
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