Alexandre Rivière is a senior director in FTI Consulting’s economic and financial consulting practice based in Paris. He joined FTI in November 2009.
He was formerly with PwC in Paris (2001–2009) in the corporate finance department, and prior to that with KPMG in New York (1998–2001) in the financial advisory services group. Since 1998, Alexandre has focused on assisting clients in the context of disputes and arbitration procedures, transactions, business recovery, financial and accounting investigations, and other critical situations for the business.
Alexandre has developed an expertise in economics and financial analysis, in the valuation of businesses, financial assets and shareholdings, and in particular in the context of litigation and arbitration procedures. Alexandre regularly acts as testifying expert in both commercial and investment treaty arbitration cases.
In the past few years, Alexandre has been involved in numerous international arbitration procedures and French litigation cases, where he has assessed and quantified economic and financial damages relating to contractual dispute, business valuation, alleged wrongful expropriation, shareholder disputes, post-acquisition disputes, construction disputes, unfair competition and other contentious matters.
Alexandre has provided expert testimony in international arbitration. Alexandre has also acted as expert witness at numerous advocacy workshops for IA practitioners involving the mock examination of damages experts organised by CIARb, FIAA and individual law firms in Paris.
Alexandre has assisted companies in Europe, North America, the Middle East, and Africa, in a variety of industries, including energy, telecommunications, oil and gas, mining, construction, consumer financing, real estate, hotel and leisure, airline, healthcare, media, art exhibitions, luxury goods, food catering, agri-food sector.
WWL says: Mr Rivière is praised for his "rapidity to understand figures and financial matters; his prudent and relevant analysis of the matter at hand; and his availability around the clock and reactivity”.
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