NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Advisory Solutions, the global leader in risk mitigation and response solutions, has named Garth Williams as its Chief Financial Officer. Williams will oversee Kroll Advisory’s global staff of finance professionals and work closely with CEO Tom Hartley and his leadership team on the firm’s strategic initiatives.
“His keen understanding of the dynamics between regional operations, the global environment and financial strategies that support growth and stability adds a valuable dimension to how we can better serve our clients around the world.”
Williams has significant finance, banking, strategy and transactional deal experience. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and has degrees in finance and law. “Garth’s broad experience is ideally suited for the complexity and breadth of our diverse, global business,” said Hartley. “His keen understanding of the dynamics between regional operations, the global environment and financial strategies that support growth and stability adds a valuable dimension to how we can better serve our clients around the world.”
Most recently, Williams was a VP and Assistant Controller, International with American Tower Corporation, responsible for reporting and auditing of its international operations, representing 30 percent of the organization’s revenues. Williams joined American Tower in 2010 as VP, Assistant Treasurer and served as VP, Investor Relations before taking on his international duties. Prior to American Tower, Williams held Executive Director positions at both JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley within their Securitized Products and Investment Banking divisions.
Williams earned a Bachelor of Laws degree at the University of Melbourne Law School, Australia and a Bachelor of Commerce degree at Auckland University, New Zealand.
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Kroll Advisory Solutions, the global leader in risk mitigation and response, delivers a wide range of solutions that span investigations, due diligence, compliance, cyber security and physical security. Clients partner with Kroll Advisory Solutions for the highest-value intelligence and insight to drive the most confident decisions about protecting their companies, assets and people.
Kroll Advisory Solutions is recognized for its expertise, with 40 years of experience meeting the demands of dynamic businesses and their environments around the world. Headquartered in New York with offices in 29 cities across 17 countries, Kroll Advisory Solutions has a multidisciplinary team of 700 employees. Learn more at www.krolladvisory.com.