October 26, 2015, DALLAS – Ankura Consulting Group, a boutique management consulting and expert services firm, has announced the expansion of its New York office with the announcement of Juli Saitz as Senior Managing Director.
Roger Carlile, Chief Executive Officer of Ankura Consulting Group commented, “We are excited that Juli has joined the Ankura team. Her extensive experience assisting clients in protecting and enhancing the value of their intellectual property (“IP”) through the development and implementation of royalty license programs will strengthen our existing broad expertise in the field of intellectual property. In addition, Juli’s focus on the shift in the publishing industry to electronic content delivery methods and adaptive learning platforms in education will keep Ankura at the forefront of technology changes in these industries. Technological adoption brings both opportunity and challenges for corporations as they navigate the changing landscape, Ankura’s vision is to leverage the firm’s expertise to assist clients in managing these in order to enhance value.”
Ms. Saitz has more than eighteen years of experience providing forensic accounting, financial and economic analysis with respect to commercial damages, including expert testimony, to clients and their counsel in litigation and forensic investigation matters across a number of industries including financial services, consumer products, real estate, aerospace, manufacturing, luxury goods and entertainment. Her expertise in IP matters, including contract and royalty compliance issues, has assisted clients ranging from individual authors to multi-national corporation licensors. Her work has included developing and implementing royalty compliance programs and performing audits of licensees around the world, helping clients recover millions of dollars in royalties and damages related to licensed copyrights, trademarks and patents. Most recently, she was with the Forensic and Litigation Services Segment of FTI Consulting.