The addition of Younger, a recognised industry expert in the financial services, pharmaceutical and oil and gas sectors, further strengthens the firm’s integrated communications capabilities. She will work across a number of the industry sector groups.
Younger brings more than 25 years of experience to FTI Consulting. She joins the firm from Deutsche Bank, where she most recently was the Global Head of Client Marketing for corporate and investment banking, having joined in 2006 as the Global Head of Communications and Marketing for global banking.
Prior to Deutsche Bank, Ms. Younger was a member of the GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Corporate Executive Team responsible for corporate communications, investor relations, product communications and Corporate Responsibility, as well as serving as a member of the GSK Board’s Corporate Responsibility Committee. Before GSK, she was the Head of Investor Relations at British Gas, following 10 years as an Equity Research Analyst.
'Jennie is an excellent addition to our Strategic Communications practice at a time when our clients are increasingly looking for integrated, multi-stakeholder communications support', said Ed Reilly, Global Chief Executive Officer of the FTI Consulting Strategic Communications practice. 'She has a broad range of communications experience spanning three of our key global sectors: financial services, energy, and healthcare and life sciences'.
Younger added, 'FTI Consulting is a leader in international strategic communications. I look forward to utilising my experience across the firm and to working with the first-class sector teams across the group'.