Brian Hale
Brian Hale

Brian Hale, who worked in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s public affairs unit, has joined FTI Consulting in its cybersecurity practice.

At the FBI, Hale counseled leadership on cybersecurity operational and policy matters and managed national crisis response regarding high-stakes cybersecurity matters.

He also was the FBI’s liaison to the National Security Council, federal agencies and foreign intelligence services.

Prior to becoming assistant director at the FBI, Hale worked at the US Office of the Director of National Intelligence handling outreach and engagement with the private sector and at the Dept. of Homeland Security.

Hale will offer “clients a unique view of cybersecurity challenges and opportunities that will enable them to protect and enhance enterprise value,” said Anthony Ferrante, FTI’s global head of cybersecurity.

He will be based in FTI’s DC office.