Marc-Philip Ferzan Joins PwC’s Forensic Services as Managing Director

Ferzan brings 20 years of experience to PwC's forensic services clients

 

NEW YORK, August 20, 2012PwC US today announced that Marc-Philip Ferzan has joined the firm’s U.S. Forensic Services practice as a managing director.  A former trial attorney with nearly 20 years of experience in federal and state government investigations and litigation, Ferzan has advised on matters involving civil and criminal violations of the securities, banking, tax, healthcare, bribery, computer intrusion and consumer protections laws.

“We are very pleased to welcome Marc to PwC,” said Erik Skramstad, PwC’s U.S. Forensics practice leader.  “As an authority on conducting focused investigations to generate the most critical information to decision-making, Marc's addition to our team is an example of our continued efforts to hire talented professionals to meet the increasingly complex needs of our clients.”

Ferzan has extensive experience in developing and implementing strategic approaches to large-scale investigations, and has facilitated the resolution of government enforcement actions and complex multi-party commercial disputes.

Previously with the executive leadership team at the New Jersey Attorney General's office, he was responsible for managing a staff of more than 8,000 employees, and provided legal and policy guidance to the Attorney General, as well as the Governor and Lieutenant Governor, senior statehouse staff, and executive-level management of all departments of New Jersey Government.  Ferzan has also served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey, a Trial Attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Tax Division, and Senior Counsel with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement.

He holds a Doctor of Law (J.D.) from Fordham University School of Law and a B.A. from Rutgers College.

For more information about PwC’s U.S. Advisory Forensic Services Practice, visit: www.pwc.com/us/forensic-services.

About PwC’s Forensic Services
PwC Forensic Services team of experienced professionals is dedicated to meeting the challenges caused by fraud allegations, financial crimes and other irregularities. Our portfolio of services includes: Financial Crime Examinations, Forensic Technology Solutions, Regulatory Compliance Reviews, Fraud Risk Management and Fraud Prevention, Dispute Analysis and Litigation Support. The Forensic Services team also manages the PwC Fraud Forum, an exclusive community where members can gain knowledge, participate in events and share important insights on preventing, detecting and investigating fraud, corruption and economic crime. See www.pwc.com/us/forensics and http://usfraudforum.pwc.com for more information.

About PwC’s Advisory Practice
PwC’s Advisory professionals help organizations improve business performance, respond quickly and effectively to crisis, and extract value from transactions. We understand our clients’ industries and unique business challenges, and look across the entire organization — focusing on strategy, structure, people, process and technology — to help clients build their next competitive advantage.  See http://www.pwc.com/us/consulting for more information.

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