Press Release

FTI Consulting Expands Middle East Presence with Appointment of Two Managing Directors

Press release

Dubai, 6 April 2022 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced the continued expansion of its Middle East presence with the appointment of Sareena Bamrah and David Beck as Managing Directors.

As a member of the firm’s Economic and Financial Consulting practice, Ms. Bamrah will provide specialist advice to a wide range of global clients, with a focus on the financial assessment of complex insurance claims, offering both forensic accounting and insurance expertise.

Ms. Bamrah has advised some of the world’s most prominent insurers, reinsurers, policy holders, brokers, corporates and law firms. Her work also includes the provision of expert services for the assessment of damages in the context of international arbitration.

Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Ms. Bamrah held various roles at a large insurance broker in London and worked at several prominent consultancies specialising in claims work. She is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Commenting on Ms. Bamrah’s appointment, Steve Harris, Middle East Head of Economic and Financial Consulting at FTI Consulting, said, “We are delighted to welcome Sareena to the team. Her deep insurance knowledge and longstanding experience in forensic accounting and claims preparation will provide us with a great platform as we develop and grow in this field.”

Mr. Beck will join the Technology segment’s Middle East practice, bringing more than 20 years of professional experience supporting clients with forensic technology solutions. His expertise includes internal and regulatory investigations, international litigation, regulatory and antitrust enquiries, data disposition and cyber incident response.

Mr. Beck has a track record of leading teams in digital forensic data preservation and analysis, and the processing of electronically stored information. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Beck led digital forensics teams in London and the Middle East for a Big Four consultancy. Before that, he served in various law enforcement roles.

Commenting on Mr. Beck’s appointment, Nick Athanasi, a Senior Managing Director and Head of Africa, India and the Middle East within FTI Technology, said, “The market is rapidly evolving, as are our clients’ demands. We continue to invest in and grow our Middle East Technology practice to serve these growing needs. David’s expertise in forensic technology will bolster our ability to help clients solve increasingly complex data-related business challenges. With decades of experience, David is a well-respected practitioner in the region, and we are excited to welcome him to FTI Consulting.”

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 6,700 employees located in 29 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 $2.78 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2021. For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.