FTI Consulting, Inc. today announced the continued expansion of its Cybersecurity practice with the addition of Ronald Yearwood as a Senior Managing Director in San Francisco.
Mr. Yearwood joins FTI Consulting from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), where he was a special agent for more than 23 years. As the FBI’s chief hacker, he most recently served as the Cyber Division’s senior executive in charge of the most advanced reactive and proactive technical operations. In this capacity, Mr. Yearwood directed the FBI’s national Network Intrusion Rapid Incident Response team, which was responsible for managing hundreds of successful engagements. He also led the FBI Cyber Division’s advanced digital forensics and malware analysis teams, bringing a full spectrum network intrusion incident response capability to bear against the nation’s most advanced persistent threats.
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