Chris Osborne is an affiliate of FTI Consulting and is based in the London office. Prior to this Chris was the Global Head of the Economic Consulting Group at FTI Consulting. Previously he was European Managing Director of LECG LLP and before that the head of Arthur Andersen’s Economic and Financial Consulting Group. Chris has more than 30 years’ experience in bringing economic and financial analysis to complex commercial and regulatory disputes.
During the course of his career Chris has been involved in more than 200 cases of litigation and arbitration, covering loss of profits claims, post-acquisition disputes, insurance claims and restrictive trade practices. He has worked on regulatory issues in the electricity, gas, media, post, rail, telecoms, and water sectors, working for regulators, incumbents and new market entrants, in the UK and more widely in Europe.
He has given oral evidence on nearly 30 occasions – in the UK’s domestic courts, as well as in London, Paris, Stockholm, Geneva, Singapore and Melbourne in ICC, UNCITRAL and ICSID arbitrations. He has also given evidence in the US Tax Courts, in the US-Iran Tribunal, in the then Restrictive Trades Practices Court and in front of the then Monopolies and Mergers Commission.
He was named as one the “Most Highly Regarded Individuals” in Europe in Who’s Who Legal’s “Arbitration 2017: Expert Witness Analysis”.