Matthew Evans has joined AlixPartners as a Managing Director in the firm’s Financial Advisory Services practice in New York. Evans joins from NERA Economic Consulting, and in his new role will provide a range of technical expertise to clients in the area of regulatory investigations in financial markets, disputes in commodities and derivatives markets, trading data issues, and litigation support in financial market cases.
Prior to joining AlixPartners, Matthew Evans held senior roles at NERA Economic Consulting. In his last role at the firm, between 2014 and 2016, he was a Senior Vice President and prior to that, between 2002 and 2013, was Vice President at the firm. Evans worked from the firm’s New York office, and provided the firm’s clients with expertise in commodities, derivatives and securities markets. Previously, among others, Evans worked at Barclays Capital as a Director and head of the bank’s US Commodities Valuations and New Business.
Evans holds a degree in International Business from Ithaca College.
AlixPartners recently announced that Evans has joined the firm as a Managing Director in the firm’s Financial Advisory Services practice. Evans brings wide ranging experience extending across commodities and derivatives markets, valuation, trading, risk management practices, and hedging to the firm. In his new role at AlixPartners, Evans will focus on providing clients with solutions to complex issues in the areas of regulatory investigations in financial markets, disputes in commodities and derivatives markets, trading data issues, and litigation support in financial market cases. Evans is based in the firm’s New York office.
“Matt brings to our clients a strong blend of financial and regulatory expertise,” says Simon Freakley, Chief Executive Officer of AlixPartners. “His background and credibility strengthen AlixPartners’ financial investigative services offering and deepens our expertise in key areas of regulatory scrutiny. We are delighted to welcome him to the firm."