Ty Robinson Joins Navigant Consulting to Lead Its International Healthcare Practice
LONDON, Sep 26, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) announced today the expansion of its International Healthcare practice and the hiring of Ty Robinson as Managing Director, based in London, to lead the expansion efforts. Mr. Robinson is an experienced business leader, and during his career has acquired international experience in the United States, UK, Middle East and Asia. Mr. Robinson will lead Navigant Consulting's International Healthcare practice offering services to healthcare commissioners and providers, spanning the public, private, life sciences and insurance sectors.
"We are excited to have Ty join the Navigant team and to lead our international expansion in healthcare," said Dave Zito, Managing Director and leader of Navigant Consulting's Healthcare Practice. "Ty has strong leadership qualities and exceptional experience, such as his work at the Department of Health. With Ty's help we will build upon Navigant Consulting's existing UK presence and our extensive healthcare consulting experience to create an outstanding international healthcare practice."
Mr. Robinson has more than 13 years of experience, most recently serving as Managing Director of Tracks Consulting Limited, delivering professional advisory services to Public and Private sector clients in the healthcare markets. Prior to that, he was Chief Operating Officer of the Commercial Directorate for the Department of Health, where he led a team that delivered national healthcare reforms valued in excess of five billion pounds.
"Navigant Consulting has significantly increased our global presence in the past year, and the addition of Ty to our healthcare team supports our expansion strategy," stated Don Harvey, Managing Director of NCI's International Operations. "With the addition of healthcare expertise to our existing construction, financial services, general dispute and investigations, and business advisory professionals, Navigant Consulting is further positioning our Company to assist clients in addressing all of their global regulatory and business management challenges."
About Navigant Consulting
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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