CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2009--
Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of
business consulting services, today announced that Charles R. Ragan and
Edward A. Wertzberger have joined the Company as managing directors in
the Legal Consulting and Accounting & Financial Consulting practices,
“The current economic environment has created needs in a number of the
markets Huron serves. We believe our Legal Consulting and Accounting &
Financial Consulting segments can provide significant capabilities and
expertise to our current and prospective clients, and they will become
increasingly important in the days ahead as the regulation and
litigation climate continues to change,” said Gary E. Holdren, chairman
and chief executive officer, Huron Consulting Group. “Chuck and Ed will
be tremendous resources for our clients and they are great additions to
the Huron team.”
Ragan has more than 30 years of complex commercial dispute resolution
experience, helping organizations address information management and
respond to discovery requests in litigation, arbitration, and
investigation. He comes to Huron from Redgrave Daley Ragan & Wagner LLP
where he was a founding partner. Ragan will join Huron’s Legal
Consulting business focused on records and information management
programs, litigation preparedness and response plans, and discovery
responses, working closely with the e-discovery and V3locity™ teams.
Wertzberger has more than 40 years of experience in both the public and
private sectors, providing a range of financial and accounting services.
Previously, Wertzberger was with RevNew Group, Inc. where he was
co-owner and served as a managing director leading their global sales
efforts in the professional services and legal industries. Prior to that
appointment, he was a senior partner at Arthur Andersen LLP where he
created the firm’s Office of Government Services and was a worldwide
managing partner. Wertzberger will help expand Huron’s federal
government services across industries.
About Huron Consulting Group
Huron Consulting Group helps clients in diverse industries improve
performance, comply with complex regulations, resolve disputes, recover
from distress, leverage technology, and stimulate growth. The Company
teams with its clients to deliver sustainable and measurable results.
Huron provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and
distressed organizations, including leading academic institutions,
healthcare organizations, Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized
businesses, and the law firms that represent these various
organizations. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.
Source: Huron Consulting Group Inc.
Huron Consulting Group Inc.
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