Tim Fox, who has more than 30 years of economic advisor and financial markets experience, has joined FTI Consulting's strategic communications unit.
Based in Dubai, Fox has served more than a dozen years as chief economist for the United Arab Emirates banking group Emirates NBD.
He also did stints in London and New York at Standard Chartered Bank, Credit Suisse and Barclays Bank.
Fox will help clients deal with the geopolitical, economic and commercial forces shaping the Gulf Cooperation Council nations of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait and Qatar.
“Tim’s deep understanding of the GCC’s economic complexities and his extensive track record in financial markets align perfectly with our commitment to delivering superior strategic solutions to our clients,” said Mark McCall, who heads FTI’s global stratcom unit.