LONDON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointment of Marvin Rust as Senior Managing Director and Head of the European Tax Services practice within the firm's Corporate Finance/Restructuring segment. Mr. Rust will be based in London.
Mr. Rust brings more than 15 years of transactional, refinancing and restructuring experience to the firm and has worked for corporates, private equity and high net worth individuals across a diverse range of industries including hospitality and leisure, telecommunications, pharmaceutical and consumer products. In addition, Mr. Rust has experience in all aspects of transfer pricing, ranging from tax authority audits to comprehensive transfer-pricing studies. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Rust was a Partner at Deloitte where he was the leading Partner for Deloitte's Tax Services to the Travel, Tourism and Leisure Sector across the UK and globally. Previously, he was a member of Deloitte's Global Transfer Pricing Practice, prior to which he jointly led the Andersen UK transfer pricing practice.
"Marvin's reputation and extensive insight into transfer pricing coupled with his corporate international tax skills make him an ideal leader for our growing European Tax Services practice. In addition, his hospitality and leisure expertise positions FTI Consulting to meet market opportunity and client demand as the global leisure sector continues to expand, already employing directly or indirectly one in ten workers around the world," said Kevin Hewitt , Senior Managing Director and Leader of the firm's Corporate Finance/Restructuring segment in the Europe, Middle East and Africa ("EMEA") region.
Mr. Rust added, "I am very pleased to be leading the FTI Consulting European Tax Services practice. The practice is uniquely positioned to provide a broad range of tax services to clients without independence issues as we perform no attestation services. It is a genuinely fresh approach in the market."