Navigant Consulting Hires Bill Dickenson to Lead Energy Practice
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2006--Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:NCI), a specialized consulting firm providing dispute, financial, regulatory and operational advisory services, announced today that Bill Dickenson has joined the firm as a Managing Director and head of the Energy practice. He will be based in the Company's Washington, DC office. Dickenson has more than 25 years of consulting experience in the energy industry, as well as significant management and leadership expertise as the former CEO of several consulting firms.
"We are excited to have Bill join the firm," said Julie Howard, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. "His extensive experience as a hands-on practitioner in both the energy and litigation markets, as well as his experience leading consulting firms through change, puts him in an excellent position to manage and expand our Energy practice."
Prior to joining Navigant Consulting, Dickenson was the Chief Executive Officer of InteCap, Inc., a leading intellectual property consulting firm. Dickenson also served as the Chief Executive Officer of Putnam, Hayes & Bartlett and Hagler Bailly, and was a Managing Director at Cornerstone Research.
"I am looking forward to working within the Energy practice and across the firm to continue to strengthen Navigant Consulting's service offerings to the energy industry," said Dickenson. "I will be focused on developing near and long-term strategic and operating plans that ensure we continue to deliver unique and comprehensive solutions to our clients."
In addition to managing several professional service firms, Dickenson has specialized in the management of large, complex, litigation support engagements including some of the largest matters in the intellectual property, antitrust and contract dispute areas. He received an MBA in Management Science and a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, both from the University of Tennessee.
About Navigant Consulting, Inc.
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:NCI) is a specialized independent consulting firm providing dispute, financial, regulatory and operational advisory services to government agencies, legal counsel and large companies facing the challenges of uncertainty, risk, distress and significant change. The Company focuses on industries undergoing substantial regulatory or structural change, including healthcare, energy and financial and insurance services, and on the issues driving these transformations.
"Navigant" is a service mark of Navigant International, Inc. Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI) is not affiliated, associated, or in any way connected with Navigant International, Inc. and NCI's use of "Navigant" is made under license from Navigant International, Inc. More information about Navigant Consulting can be found at www.navigantconsulting.com.
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