Elliott SloaneEliott Sloane

Elliot Sloane, who founded Sloane & Co. financial PR firm a two decades ago, has joined FTI Consulting as senior managing director in its strategic communications unit.

He reports to Brian Kennedy, head of the division's Americas group.

Sloane has represented healthcare, financial services, media, entertainment, gaming and leisure clients, working on issues such as insider trading cases, activist campaigns, restructurings and M&A transactions.

He sold S&C to MDC Partners in 2010, transitioning from day-to-day management in 2016 as part of completion of the transaction.

Most recently, he has counseled a number of clients and taught a graduate course in corporate & financial PR at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School of Communications and Journalism.