FTI installs Sophie Lenox as inaugural legal counsel in Asia Pacific

20 March 2022 Consultancy.asia 1 min. read
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FTI Consulting has strengthened its team with Sophie Lenox, who becomes the firm’s first legal counsel in the Asia Pacific region.

Sophie Lenox brings more than fifteen years of experience as an international corporate lawyer to the global consulting firm, all of which she gained at Herbert Smith Freehills. Having joined the law firm in 2005 in London, she transferred to Singapore around four years ago.

From FTI Consulting’s base in Singapore, Lenox will provide advisory services on a wide range of legal matters, both to the firm’s internal teams as well as clients and facing teams.

Sophie Lenox, Senior Legal Counsel, FTI Consulting

Lenox’s track record includes advising clients on topics such as cross-border merger & acquisitions, financial transactions, joint venture arrangements and corporate governance issues. She has worked for clients in multiple jurisdictions across Asia, the United Kingdom and Europe.

Commenting on the appointment, Curtis Lu, General Counsel at FTI Consulting said: “We continue to invest in talent to support the firm’s growth in Asia Pacific and globally. I am delighted to welcome Sophie to the Asia Pacific team and look forward to working with her to enable our professionals to provide leading services to our clients.”

Earlier this year, FTI Consulting bolstered its senior Asia Pacific team in China and Malaysia.