Huron Consulting Group Adds Managing Directors in Healthcare, Financial Services and Business Development Teams
CHICAGO – February 19, 2008 - Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of financial and operational consulting services, today announced that Linda S. Cape, Kenneth R. Hall, and David K. Moffat have joined the Company as managing directors.
“Our mission has always included attracting and hiring the industry’s most accomplished professionals to address our clients’ needs,” said Gary E. Holdren, chairman and chief executive officer of Huron Consulting Group. “David brings decades of experience in financial services and accounting department management, Ken has spent his career honing his business development and relationship management skills, and Linda has comprehensive healthcare expertise. All three individuals will bring new energy and invaluable insight to our healthcare and CFO clients.”
Cape possesses extensive knowledge regarding healthcare delivery systems and the strategic vision required to ensure viability within the marketplace. Her expertise includes operations management, program planning and development, educational training and staff development, as well as clinical and functional integration, and business process reengineering. Cape joins Huron from Cape & Associates where she served as president and founder of a consortium of healthcare consultants. Prior to that, she was a managing director of Healthcare Consulting at KPMG and a director of Critical Care Services at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She received her MS from St. Louis University and her BS from the University of Kansas. Cape will be based in Huron’s Chicago office.
Hall has held high-level sales strategy and management positions with major companies in many different industries, including financial services, communications and media. Prior to joining Huron, Hall served as director of business development for PricewaterhouseCoopers fostering broad and deep client relationships. He received his BA in English and Journalism from Indiana University and attended the Kellogg Management Institute of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Hall will be based in Huron’s Chicago office.
Moffat has developed his financial services and accounting department management expertise over the course of two decades holding senior positions at some of the largest, most respected firms in the world. He has proven skills in a wide array of financial services roles that will benefit Huron’s office of the CFO clients. Moffat comes to Huron from GCom2 Solutions, where as president and chief operating officer, he led the development and distribution of a suite of accounting and financial reporting products and services. During his career, Moffat also served as a fund director at Fidelity Management & Research Company. He received both his BA in Accounting and Masters of Professional Accountancy from the University of Utah. Moffat, a CPA, will initially focus on servicing clients throughout the Northeast and will be based in Huron’s New York 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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