Director, Business Intelligence| Forensic & Litigation Consulting | Singapore

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About the Role

Our Forensic Litigation and Consulting segment in Singapore provides multinational corporations, legal counsel, financial institutions, and other organizations with information required to make well-informed business decisions. Our team is retained to advise in multi-jurisdictional business transactions and investments, regulatory inquiries, compliance issues and are involved in complex, global, and high-profile litigation, arbitration, and investigation. We combine end-to-end risk advisory, investigative, and disputes expertise to deliver holistic solutions for our clients.

Specifically, the Business Intelligence team conducts research and investigations to uncover actionable intelligence and performs value-added analysis to help decision-makers address and mitigate risk, protect assets, and make informed investment decisions to maximize opportunities.

Our experts conduct independent investigations to help clients resolve a variety of issues, including:

  • Due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and cross-border transactions
  • Anti-bribery and foreign corruption (FCPA / UK Bribery Act) investigations and risk assessments
  • Strategic intelligence
  • Pre-market entry support
  • Political risk analysis
  • Assets searches
  • Vendor screening & assessment programs
  • Whistleblower allegations
  • Fraud risk assessments
  • Litigation and compliance support

What You'll Do:

The successful candidate will support various client engagements in the Southeast Asia region.

  • Research and analysis of information from public-domain sources and field inquiries to support due diligence assignments, business intelligence projects, and other types of investigations.
  • Evaluation of information and information sources for accuracy, reliability and relevance in assessing risk.
  • Assist in the production of in-depth research and well-written reports, with all aspects of each assignment, often with tight deadlines.
  • Provision of advice on how to mitigate risk.
  • Proactive identification of new sources of information, and research tools and approaches as well as managing of these resources to achieve high quality and cost effectiveness.
  • Supporting various corporate investigations across the region, as required, which may involve document reviews, data analysis, and interviews.
  • Maintain and further expand subject-matter expertise and deep knowledge of business-politics in Southeast Asian countries.
  • Work on a wide variety of project-based work, across a broad range of industries and geographies in Southeast Asia and serving clients domestically and internationally.
  • Support the management of client accounts.
  • Drafting of proposals and client liaison during assignments.
  • Client facing activities to include assisting with meetings and presentations

We are looking for candidates possessing:

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Outstanding English writing and reading skills required; fluency in Vietnamese / Bahasa Indonesia / Bahasa Malaysia / Chinese will be added advantage.
  • A curious intellect and a keen interest in research, business intelligence, and due diligence work with strong analytical skills.
  • An ability to present complicated ideas in prose form.
  • Familiar with the business, political, and sociocultural aspects of Southeast Asian countries an advantage.
  • Candidates with an academic background in social sciences (political science, sociology, international relations), humanities (history, philosophy, religious studies, literature) and other traditional "essay-based" subjects are likely most suited to the role.
  • Knowledge of OSINT and other research and diagnostic tools an advantage.
  • Demonstrated self-starter and resourceful individual, with experience of operating in fast paced and dynamic operational settings.
  • Broad professional experience, including prior international work experience/travel or experience working as part of a global dispersed team an advantage.
  • Travel may be required to clients and to FTI office(s).

Our Benefits

Apart from the well-structured career path and collaborative team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits. Our benefits include, but are not limited to:
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Comprehensive leave policy
  • Health care benefits including dependents
  • Education subsidy with study and examination leaves
  • Annual paid volunteer hours
  • Corporate matching for corporate charitable event donations

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 7,500 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes. For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting) , Facebook and LinkedIn .

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Job information

Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: Singapore