Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced today that the Honorable Brian D. Miller, Inspector General, United States General Services Administration (GSA), will join the firm as a Managing Director in Navigant’s DC office. With over 25 years of government enforcement and regulatory experience, Miller will be an important resource to Navigant clients in helping manage the risks associated with government investigations and regulatory compliance. “Over his distinguished career in public service, Brian has had a significant impact on the fight against fraud and has earned tremendous respect for his expertise, creativity and fairness in his various enforcement and oversight roles,” stated Jeff Green, Vice President and leader of Navigant’s Global Disputes & Investigations practice. “Our clients will benefit from having Brian as part of our compliance and investigative teams as they address the challenges presented by regulation and enforcement actions.” Miller most recently led the Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. General Services Administration, the agency responsible for over $56 billion in civilian contracts, federal buildings, and the federal automotive fleet, where he led a team of more than 300 auditors and investigators. During his tenure, he was named Vice Chair of the National Procurement Fraud Task Force in 2006 and played a key role in amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation to require contractors to report overpayments. Miller also participated in the Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force established by President Obama in 2009, partnering with state and local officials to share information on procurement, the Recovery Act and grant fraud. Prior to his GSA tenure, he spent 15 years in United States Department of Justice in roles including Special Counsel on Health Care Fraud for the Deputy Attorney General and Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia. “I am excited to join Navigant and leverage the knowledge I have gained through my long career in regulatory enforcement and fraud investigations,” stated Brian Miller. “I look forward to assisting clients in interacting with the Federal government in matters of regulatory compliance and inquiry.”
Miller regularly reported to and testified before Congress on matters including government spending and regulatory enforcement. He has been the recipient of numerous awards, including The David M. Walker Excellence in Government Performance and Accountability Award (2012) and the Attorney General’s Distinguished Service Award (2008). Miller was also named among “Those Who Dared: 30 Officials Who Stood Up for Our Country,” a special report of the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, 2008.About Navigant’s Global Disputes & Investigations Practice Navigant's Global Dispute & Investigations practice is comprised of experienced forensic accounting, litigation consulting, business valuation, and business investigations professionals. We provide clients with solutions across the investigation and dispute processes. Moreover, our experts have provided expert testimony in thousands of matters in provincial and federal courts, as well as in administrative and regulatory proceedings and international arbitrations. About Navigant Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs. More information about Navigant can be found at www.navigant.com. Statements included in this press release which are not historical in nature are forward-looking statements as defined within the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “intend,” “estimate,’ “expect,” “plan,” and “outlook” and similar expressions. These statements are based upon management’s current expectations and speak only as of the date of this press release. The Company cautions readers that there may be events in the future that the Company is not able to accurately predict or control and the information contained in the forward-looking statements is inherently uncertain and subject to a number of risks that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in or implied by the forward-looking statements including, without limitation: the success of the Company’s organizational changes and margin improvement initiatives; risks inherent in international operations, including foreign currency fluctuations; ability to make acquisitions and divestitures; pace, timing and integration of acquisitions and separation of divestitures; impairment charges; management of professional staff, including dependence on key personnel, recruiting, attrition and the ability to successfully integrate new consultants into the Company’s practices; utilization rates; conflicts of interest; potential loss of clients or large engagements; clients’ financial condition and their ability to make payments to the Company; risks inherent with litigation; higher risk client assignments; professional liability; potential legislative and regulatory changes; continued access to capital; and market and general economic conditions. Further information on these and other potential factors that could affect the Company’s financial results are included under the “Risk Factors” section and elsewhere in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which are available on the SEC’s website or at www.navigant.com/investor_relations . The Company cannot guarantee any future results, levels of activity, performance or achievement and undertakes no obligation to update any of its forward-looking statements.