Huron Consulting Group Adds Hospital Supply Chain and Electronic Discovery Experts
CHICAGO – October 16, 2007 – Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of financial and operational consulting services, today announced that Sean D. Angert and Mark A. Reid have joined the Company as managing directors.
“With Huron’s growth in both the healthcare and electronic discovery arenas, Sean and Mark are the type of experienced professionals that our clients need to help solve their complex business problems,” said Gary E. Holdren, chairman and chief executive officer, Huron Consulting Group. “We are pleased to welcome them to Huron.”
Angert has more than 18 years of experience in hospital supply chain management, including developing strategies and implementing improvements to processes and technology that enhance quality, reduce costs and increase productivity. Most recently, he was founder and president of SA & Associates, a consulting company that provides clinical and operational supply chain improvement services. Prior to this, Angert served as vice president of supply chain performance improvement at Premier, Inc. During his career, he has conducted numerous strategic and operational projects at more than 100 hospitals across the country. Angert has a BS in industrial engineering from North Carolina State University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina. He will be based in Huron’s Chicago office.
Reid has been advising larger law firms and corporate legal departments on complex electronic discovery and computer forensics matters for nearly a decade. He has deep experience developing defensible electronic preservation methods and overseeing a number of large-scale, enterprise-wide, forensic preservation, collection, analysis and testimonial efforts. Reid has also managed forensic examinations and has led independent audit teams related to disputes. He comes to Huron from Baker Robbins & Company, where as a solution line leader, he led the Electronic Discovery and Data Forensics practice. Reid has also held various IT technical and management positions in the oil and gas industries. He has a BBA in management information systems from the University of Houston. Reid will be based in Huron’s Houston office.
About Huron Consulting Group
Huron Consulting Group helps clients effectively address complex challenges that arise in litigation, disputes, investigations, regulatory compliance, procurement, financial distress, and other sources of significant conflict or change. The Company also helps clients deliver superior customer and capital market performance through integrated strategic, operational, and organizational change. Huron provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations, and the law firms that represent these various organizations. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.
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