Hogg Robinson Group has hired FTI Consulting to provide financial and corporate communications advisory to the company. The work will be delivered by a UK-based team, led by Senior Managing Director John Waples.
Hogg Robinson Group was founded in 1845 and today is the holding company of a number of companies, including HRG and Freedom. The company provides corporate services related to travel, expense and data management, leveraging a number of proprietary technologies. The company, whose turnover this year was £318 million, employs more than 5,000 people globally.
Hogg Robinson Group’s announcement sees FTI Consulting take on the role of financial and corporate communications adviser to the company. The global brief will be performed out of the UK-based team, with Senior Managing Director John Waples, to lead the team, which also includes Managing directors Elspeth Rothwell and Matthew O’Keeffe.
John Waples, Senior Managing Director of FTI Consulting says that the firm is “delighted” to have been appointed by Hogg Robinson Group and to be delivering financial and corporate communications support. Adding, “As an organisation helping support businesses around the world in achieving their goals, it has a fantastic story to tell and we look forward to working with the team to do that.”
The Chief Executive of Hogg Robinson Group, David Radcliffe, adds, “We see this appointment as an important part in the Group’s evolution and are delighted to welcome on board a new team to help us communicate that journey. We were impressed by FTI’s approach to the organisation and look forward to working with them to bring that vision to reality.”