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09/12/18Health System Operating Margins Dropped 39% Post-ACA Coverage Expansion, According to Navigant Analysis
Three-year study of health systems comprising 47% of hospitals shows two-thirds experienced operating income declines totaling $6.8 billion; largest reductions in U.S.’s fastest-growing regions CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 12, 2018-- A new analysis of 104 health systems comprising 47% of U.S. hospitals finds broad-based deterioration of operating margins following the Affordable Care Act (ACA) insurance coverage expansion. According ... 
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09/04/18Navigant Adds Compliance, Anti-Money Laundering, and Quantitative Analytics Expertise to Growing Financial Services Advisory and Compliance Segment
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 4, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced three senior-level industry professionals have joined the company’s growing Financial Services Advisory and Compliance (FSAC) business segment. Adam Klauder, Eli Morillo, and Joseph Sergienko are seasoned financial services industry experts who leverage a diverse background to bring clients the cutting-edge strategies and implementations they rely on in today’s e... 
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08/27/18Navigant Board of Directors Initiates Quarterly Dividend
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 27, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock. This dividend will be payable on September 14, 2018 to shareholders of record on September 7, 2018. This is the first dividend in the Company’s history. "The Board's decision to initiate a quarterly dividend represents a significant milestone in our history and ref... 
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08/27/18Navigant Closes Sale of Its Disputes, Forensics, and Legal Technology Segment and Transaction Advisory Services Practice to Ankura
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 27, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced the completed sale of its Disputes, Forensics, and Legal Technology segment and Transaction Advisory Services practice to Ankura Consulting Group, LLC, a portfolio company of Madison Dearborn Partners. The transaction closed on August 24, 2018. The transaction was valued at $470 million and represented a 11.9x adjusted EBITDA multiple.* Navigant expects to reali... 
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08/22/18Hospital Executives Projecting Clinician Shortage Volatility and Labor Budget Increases
Navigant analysis of HFMA survey data shows providers focusing on labor and supply chain productivity to reduce hospital operating expense CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2018-- Hospital and health system executives are facing continued shortages of physicians, nurses, and mental health providers that may be challenging them to reduce labor costs, according to a Navigant (NYSE: NCI) analysis conducted by the Healthcare Financial Management Associa... 
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08/08/18Study: Despite Improvements, Academic Medical Centers Trail Non-Academics on Cost and Quality Metrics
Navigant analysis of Medicare cost and quality data suggests higher AMC operating expenses aren’t contributing to better quality performance compared to non-AMCs CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2018-- Despite steady improvements, a new analysis shows academic medical centers (AMCs) generally trail non-AMCs across a variety of cost and quality metrics. The study from Navigant (NYSE: NCI) also found that quality outcomes are not signifi... 
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08/02/18Navigant Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018. Second quarter 2018 highlights: Combined revenues and revenues before reimbursements (RBR), which includes results from continuing and discontinued operations, were $275.7 and $252.4 million, respectively, both up 7% compared to second quarter 2017; revenues and RBR from continuing oper... 
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07/26/18Navigant to Report Second Quarter 2018 Results on August 2, 2018
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 26, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) will report its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018 on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 before the market opens. The announcement will be followed by a conference call to discuss the company’s business and financial results at 9 a.m. Eastern Time (8 a.m. Central Time). The conference call may be accessed via the Navigant website (investors.navigant.com) or by dialing 88... 
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07/19/18Former Health System CEO Rulon Stacey to Lead Navigant’s Healthcare Strategy Business Unit
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 19, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Managing Director Rulon Stacey, PhD, FACHE, a recognized international healthcare leader, has been appointed to lead its Healthcare Strategy business unit. A former health system CEO and chairman of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), Stacey received ACHE’s highest honor, the Gold Medal Award, in 2017. He is the immediate past chair of the... 
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07/18/18Navigant Adds Utility Strategy and Transformation, Grid Modernization, and Regulatory Expertise to Growing Global Energy Segment
Latest senior hires support utilities and energy companies as they navigate the energy transition CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 18, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced four senior-level industry professionals have joined the company’s growing global Energy segment. Ed Batalla, Mark Henderson, Lon Huber, and Maurits Ornstein, are seasoned energy industry experts who leverage a diverse, international background to bring clients ... 
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07/10/18National Alliance on Mental Illness Selects Navigant for Inaugural Outstanding Friend of NAMI Award
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 10, 2018-- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) has selected Navigant (NYSE: NCI) as the first recipient of the Outstanding Friend of NAMI Award. The award honors Navigant for its exceptional efforts to further NAMI’s mission of improving the lives of people affected by mental illness. “In choosing Navigant for this award, NAMI wishes to express our deep appreciation for their contribution of high-l... 
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06/25/18Navigant Announces a Definitive Agreement to Sell Its Disputes, Forensics and Legal Technology Segment and Transaction Advisory Services Practice to Ankura for $470 Million
Transaction streamlines Navigant’s focus on management consulting and managed services across high-growth industries Proceeds expected to fund return of up to $175 million to shareholders and ongoing investment in strategic M&A and organic growth opportunities CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) and Ankura Consulting Group, LLC (Ankura) today announced a definitive agreemen... 
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06/21/18Jacqui Record and Kassem Younes Join Navigant’s Disputes and Economics Practice
CHICAGO & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 21, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Jacqui Record, managing director, and Kassem Younes, associate director, joined Navigant’s global Disputes and Economics practice based in Dubai. Record and Younes come to Navigant with extensive experience in forensic accounting and as expert witnesses on litigation matters in the Europe, South Africa, and the Middle East. “We are plea... 
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06/19/18Regulation and Business Model Innovation are Key as the Energy Transformation Accelerates
Navigant and Public Utilities Fortnightly identify new opportunities and challenges as utilities are transitioning to cleaner and distributed energy systems CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 19, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) and Public Utilities Fortnightly have released the third edition of “State & Future of the Power Industry,” a special report exploring the current state of transformation of the utility industry as well as the major ... 
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06/06/18Angus Halton Joins Navigant’s Global Investigations and Compliance Practice
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 6, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Angus Halton has joined Navigant’s global investigations and compliance (GIC) practice, as director, based in our London office. Halton has nearly 30 years’ experience in the financial services sector. He joins us from HSBC where he delivered improvements in managing financial crime risk, responding to significant regulatory action by executing tactic... 
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05/30/18Navigant Competition Professionals Recognized among the World’s Leading Experts
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced that five managing directors and affiliate experts from the firm’s Disputes, Forensics, and Legal Technology (DFLT) segment were identified as leading experts in Who’s Who Legal Competition 2018. Navigant’s experts were identified among experts who secured the most nominations for expertise in the competition world. Only experts receiving the highest number of recommen... 
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05/23/18Navigant, Lumere Collaborate to Help Healthcare Providers Target Clinical and Financial Variation
Combination of analytics, research, and performance improvement expertise to support evidence-based medical device and drug selection, utilization CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) and Lumere today announced a collaboration to help healthcare providers implement evidence-based, technology-enabled consulting solutions aimed at reducing clinical and financial variation. The goal of the collaboration is to assist hospi... 
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05/16/18Navigant Recognized as Insurance Expert Witness Firm of the Year and Seven Thought Leaders Honored across Three Categories
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced that it was named Insurance Expert Witness Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal at the publication’s annual awards ceremony. Who’s Who Legal also recognized seven Navigant professionals as thought leaders in their respective areas of expertise. Who’s Who Insurance Expert Witness Firm of the Year highlights the world’s best practitioners who deliver the greatest expertis... 
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05/14/18Alma Angotti and Salvatore LaScala Named Co-Leaders of Navigant’s Global Investigations and Compliance Practice
Executives’ public and private sector experience helps clients manage risk, safeguard reputations, and comply with global standards. CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2018-- Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) announced today that Alma Angotti and Salvatore LaScala have been named co-leaders of its global investigations and compliance (GIC) practice. Both executives have extensive public and private sector experience detecting and preventing ... 
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05/10/18Navigant Announces Agreement with Engine Capital
Targets Return of $175 Million Through Share Repurchase Program by the End of 2020 CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Engine Capital, L.P. (“Engine Capital”) to end its current proxy contest. As part of the agreement, the Board has approved an expansion of the Company’s share repurchase authorization to $175 million and will target repurchasing shares in that... 
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05/09/18Navigant and Ayasdi Collaborate to Deploy Machine Intelligence to Effectively and Efficiently Detect and Deter Financial Crime
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2018-- Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) and Ayasdi today announced they are collaborating to deploy artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to more effectively and efficiently detect financial crime activity. The collaboration combines Navigant’s extensive subject matter expertise in financial crime compliance and unparalleled understanding of the financial sector’s regulatory environment with Ayasdi’s uniq... 
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05/03/18Navigant Appoints Kai Tsai to Lead Health Plan Consulting Solutions
Brings deep payer and provider expertise with a focus on government programs CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2018-- Provider and payer consulting expert Kai Tsai has joined Navigant (NYSE: NCI) as a managing director in its Healthcare segment. In this role, Tsai will lead the firm’s health plan consulting solutions, advising public and private plans, provider-sponsored health plans (PSHPs), and health systems on government and commerci... 
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05/02/18Navigant Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018. First quarter 2018 financial summary: Revenues and revenues before reimbursements (RBR) of $264.5 million and $243.9 million, respectively were both up 3% compared to first quarter 2017 Net income was $11.9 million, or $0.25 per share, compared to $11.1 million,... 
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05/01/18Navigant Recognized by Forbes among Best Midsize Employers for Third Consecutive Year
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) has been named to the 2018 list of America’s Best Midsize Employers by Forbes magazine. This marks the third consecutive year Navigant has been recognized by the magazine as a top employer. Navigant ranked 16th overall and is the top-ranked professional services firm on the list. Forbes, in partnership with Statista.com, conducted an online survey of more than 30,000 U.S. employe... 
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04/23/18Navigant Partners with Exterro to Help Clients Manage E-Discovery
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 23, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced a partnership with Exterro, Inc. to utilize their Orchestrated E-Discovery platform to help clients manage their e-discovery process. This strategic agreement allows Navigant to provide clients with a complete and integrated solution combining our innovative, customized advisory services with Exterro’s world-class software solutions to help organizations orchest... 
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04/18/18Navigant to Report First Quarter 2018 Results on May 2, 2018
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 18, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) will report its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 on Wed., May 2, 2018 before the market opens. The announcement will be followed by a conference call to discuss the company’s business and financial results at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (9 a.m. Central Time). The conference call may be accessed via the Navigant website (investors.navigant.com) or by dialing 888.4... 
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04/16/18Navigant Nominates Rudina Seseri for Election to Board of Directors
Governor James R. Thompson and Samuel K. Skinner to retire from Board CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 16, 2018-- Navigant today announced that its board of directors has nominated Rudina Seseri, a prominent entrepreneur and technology venture capitalist, as a new director for election to the board at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Ms. Seseri has over 16 years of investing and transaction experience, including helping to build ... 
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04/10/18Navigant and Baptist Health South Florida Create Joint Venture to Deliver Revenue Cycle Management Improvements in the Southeast
CHICAGO & MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) and Baptist Health South Florida today announced the signing of an operating agreement to create a new joint venture entity to provide revenue cycle management (RCM) services to healthcare provider organizations. The joint venture will initially manage the revenue cycle operations of Baptist Health South Florida, but plans to expand in the future. This press release featu... 
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03/27/18Kate Chan Joins Navigant’s Global Legal Technology Solutions Practice
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 27, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Kate Chan joined the company’s Global Legal Technology Solutions (GLTS) practice as a managing director. Chan is based in Hong Kong where she will work with clients across markets in Asia-Pacific. Chan is a renowned professional leveraging her expertise in advising and assisting clients in evidence management as she employs data advisory and computer... 
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03/15/18Energy Cloud Platforms Unlocking New Business Value for Power Industry
Highly disruptive technologies and rapidly changing customer demands are shaping an Energy Cloud ecosystem expected to transform the industry value chain and provide more value to stakeholders CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 15, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today released Energy Cloud 4.0, a white paper detailing how energy stakeholders can capture business value through the emergence of dynamic, high-growth, customer-centric platforms. ... 
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03/12/18Navigant Expands into Australia
Global Construction consulting capabilities further international expansion CHICAGO & PERTH, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 12, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced the expansion of its global Construction practice (GCP) into Australia, with new offices in Perth and Sydney. The expansion of Navigant’s global Construction practice, a practice within the company’s Disputes, Forensics, and Legal Technology (DFLT) segme... 
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03/08/18Navigant Legal Investigations Professionals Recognized among the World’s Leading Experts
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 8, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced that four directors and managing directors from the firm’s Disputes, Forensics, and Legal Technology (DFLT) segment were identified as leading experts in Who’s Who Legal Insurance & Reinsurance Experts 2018. Bradley Drew, Christopher Makuc, Patrick McGrath, and Kevin O’Toole were identified among practitioners who deliver the highest expertise on insurance coverage... 
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03/07/18Navigant’s Global Construction Professionals Recognized among the World’s Leading Construction Dispute Experts
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 7, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is pleased to announce that 20 managing directors and directors from the firm’s global Construction practice (GCP) were identified as leading experts in Who’s Who Construction Expert Witnesses 2018. Guy Elkington, Liam Holder, John Livengood, Jon Prudhoe, and Michael Stokes were further recognized as construction Thought Leaders by the publication. The publication has recognized... 
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03/05/18Valuation Expert Andrew Caldwell Joins Navigant
Sought-after expert witness and valuations expert expands firm’s global capabilities in disputes and economics CHICAGO & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Andrew Caldwell joins Navigant’s disputes and economics practice as a managing director based in our London office. Caldwell has more than 20 years’ experience as an expert witness and professional valuer. His early career was at BD... 
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02/20/18Navigant Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results; Provides 2018 Outlook
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced financial results for the quarter and full year ended Dec. 31, 2017. Fourth quarter 2017 financial summary: Revenues and revenues before reimbursements (RBR) of $255.4 million and $230.7 million, respectively, were both down 4% compared to fourth quarter 2016 Net income was $43.1 million, or $0.91 per share, compared to $1... 
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02/19/18Navigant Announces Receipt of Director Nominations from Engine Capital
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 19, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that it has received notice from Engine Capital LP (“Engine”) of its nomination of four director candidates, including Engine’s Founder and Managing Director, Arnaud Ajdler, for election to Navigant’s Board of Directors at the Company’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The Nominating and Governance Committee has invited Engine’s four nominees to be interview... 
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02/14/18Navigant Cymetrix Again Recognized as Top Revenue Cycle Outsourcing Provider in Best of KLAS Report
Award recognizes solutions that lead the software and services market segments, based on feedback from thousands of healthcare providers CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2018-- Navigant Cymetrix has once again been recognized as the top revenue cycle outsourcing provider in the “2018 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services” report. This is the second consecutive year Navigant Cymetrix has received this designation, reserved for ... 
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02/13/18Navigant to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results on February 20, 2018
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec. 31, 2017 on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 before the market opens. The announcement will be followed by a conference call to discuss the company’s business and financial results at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (9 a.m. Central Time). The conference call may be accessed via the Navigant website (investors.navigant... 
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02/12/18Navigant Elects Jeffrey Yingling to Board of Directors
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2018-- Navigant announced today that Jeffrey Yingling, a prominent financial executive and long-time investment banker, has been elected to the company’s board of directors, effective February 12, 2018. “We are pleased to welcome Jeff Yingling to our board of directors,” said Julie Howard, chairman and CEO of Navigant. “Jeff is a proven leader and expert in the financial and capital markets, with notable ... 
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02/05/18Navigant’s Legal Investigations Professionals Recognized among the World’s Leading Experts
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is pleased to announce that three directors and managing directors from the firm’s Disputes, Forensics, and Legal Technology (DFLT) segment were identified as leading experts in Who’s Who Legal Investigations 2018. Neill Poole, Richard Chalk, and Jim Vint were identified amongst the leading lawyers, forensic accountants, and digital forensics experts active in the sector. Only t... 
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02/01/18Navigant Appoints Managing Directors to Healthcare Segment
Experts bring deep provider, payer, and life sciences performance improvement and change management experience CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that Milind Pawar and Warren Skea, Ph.D., have joined the firm as managing directors in its Healthcare segment. In their roles, Pawar and Skea will provide advice to executives and boards with hospitals and health systems, physician enterprises, and ... 
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01/29/18Navigant Expands Presence in Berlin
Life Sciences practice to offer full suite of services to continental Europe CHICAGO & BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 29, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced today the expansion of its life sciences practice to Berlin, Germany, creating a beachhead to serve continental Europe. The office will offer the full suite of capabilities of Navigant’s life sciences practice to optimize decision-making at the product, business unit, and enterprise ... 
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01/26/18COMPASS Cyber Security Team Joins Navigant to Expand Its Cyber Risk and Information Security Practice
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 26, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced today that the Comprehensive Applied Security Solutions, LLC (COMPASS Cyber Security) team has joined Navigant. COMPASS is a Baltimore-based firm that provides cyber risk consulting and technical security services to academic, federal government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The addition of the experienced COMPASS team, as well as the firm’s holistic approach to... 
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01/24/18Navigant Comments on Letter from Engine Capital LP
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today commented on the letter released by Engine Capital LP (“Engine”). Navigant is disappointed Engine has chosen to express its viewpoint in this manner and disagrees with certain assertions and analysis presented in its letter. Navigant’s Board of Directors and management team are aligned in their commitment to take continuous actions to improve performance and create long-t... 
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01/18/18KLAS Healthcare Management Consulting Report Rates Navigant in Top Quadrant for Engagement Complexity and Firm’s Role in Organizational Success
Rating based on client feedback, cites Navigant’s ability to significantly impact the most complex healthcare consulting engagements CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 18, 2018-- Navigant (NYSE: NCI) was one of just three firms to be rated in the top quadrant for leading complex projects and leaving major impact in the recently released Healthcare Management Consulting 2017 report from KLAS™. The report is based in-part on feedback from more than ... 
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01/08/18DOJ Veteran Claiborne (Clay) W. Porter Joins Navigant’s Global Investigations Practice
Financial crime specialist offers expertise to financial institutions and corporations CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2018-- Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) has expanded its global investigations and compliance practice (GIC) with the addition of Claiborne “Clay” W. Porter, a former supervisor and trial attorney with the U. S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Money Laundering and Asset Recovery Section, the company announced today. ... 
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