Recognized for “Excellence in Influence” for her work with financial
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2018--
Zimiles, managing director and Financial
Services Advisory and Compliance (FSAC) segment leader of Navigant
(NYSE: NCI), has been named a 2018 Global Leader in Consulting by Consulting
Magazine. Zimiles is recognized for “Excellence in Influence.”
The award honors those who empower change in the industry through
innovation, development and diversity on a global scale.
“I’m honored to be named a 2018 Global Leader in Consulting, alongside
so many other qualified and dedicated professionals.” said Zimiles.
“It’s extremely rewarding to know that our partnerships with our clients
are making a difference.”
In her capacity as FSAC segment leader, Zimiles provides thoughtful and
pragmatic guidance in the areas of anti-money laundering, “Know Your
Customer” regulations, remediation, implementation of regulatory
technologies, corporate investigations, and evolving cryptocurrency
Zimiles will accept her award alongside 24 other awarded global leaders
in consulting in London on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 at a reception at Le
In addition to her extensive work in compliance consulting, Zimiles is
frequently recognized for her efforts on behalf of special needs
individuals in the workplace. She has been instrumental to the hiring of
individuals with autism and other conditions at Navigant, a policy that
has enhanced the firm’s culture and productivity. In 2009, she and her
husband founded an independent bookstore, [words],
that aims to engage readers of all ages and interests into a welcoming
atmosphere. The bookstore has presented job training opportunities to
over 100 young adults with special needs in the surrounding community.
“Ellen brings expertise and innovation to the workplace and has been a
transformative leader for Navigant’s Financial Services practice,” said
Lee Spirer, Navigant’s executive vice president and chief growth and
transformation officer. “Her success in expanding key client
relationships, and in championing special needs employment programs,
highlights her determination and passion for her work and her community.
I can’t think of a more deserving recipient of this award.”
Prior to joining Navigant, Zimiles, who has over 30 years of litigation
and investigation experience, was CEO and co-founder of Daylight
Forensic & Advisory, an international consulting firm that was acquired
by Navigant in 2010.
FSAC segment advises banking, insurance, and investment management
firms to enhance and streamline compliance, manage risk, safeguard
reputations, and create competitive advantage. Navigant helps clients
address issues related to regulatory compliance, risk management,
process improvement, business model transformation, information
technology, and outsourcing.
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global
professional services firm that helps clients take control of their
future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge,
substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help
clients build, manage, and/or protect their business interests. With a
focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and
significant regulatory or legal pressures, the firm primarily serves
clients in the healthcare, energy, and financial services industries.
Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and
technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp
insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More
information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
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