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Senior Forensic Experts Join Charles River Associates in the U.S. and U.K.

New Consultants Bring Decades of Experience in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigations

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2017-- Charles River Associates (NASDAQ: CRAI), a worldwide leader in providing economic, financial, and management consulting services, today announced the addition of two veteran forensic accounting and fraud investigation experts. Peter Resnick will join as a Vice President in the Forensic Services Practice in Boston and Paul Doxey will join the practice as a Senior Consultant in London.

Mr. Resnick leads high profile engagements in the areas of fraud investigation, business damages, and valuation. Mr. Doxey leads engagements in the areas of accounting, money laundering, fraud, bribery and corruption, and financial crime due diligence. Both are experienced expert witnesses.

“Peter and Paul bring decades of experience in advising clients on forensic accounting, fraud investigations, and financial crime engagements,” said CRA’s President and Chief Executive Officer Paul Maleh. “The addition of these seasoned professionals in Boston and London will strengthen our fast-growing Forensic Services Practice. They will assist our clients by using their specialized knowledge to independently investigate complex issues of fact, ethics, law and judgment, and in presenting their findings to boards, regulators, and courts of law.”

CRA’s Forensic Services Practice assists companies in independently responding to allegations of fraud, waste, abuse, misconduct, and non-compliance, delivering deep and timely insights resulting from CRA’s commitment to deploying cross-trained teams of experienced forensic professionals.

Forensic Services Practice Leader Kristofer Swanson added, “We are delighted to welcome Peter and Paul to our team. We appreciate their leadership as we continue to expand our global footprint. Their deep experience and technical expertise will provide additional bench strength for clients who are committed to seeking truth and clarity when allegations arise.”

Mr. Resnick, who will lead CRA’s national Forensic Accounting Solution, has significant experience in corporate investigations, government initiated investigations, forensic analysis, regulated matters, accounting, valuation, and fraud investigations. He has more than 20 years of experience working with highly regarded law firms throughout the country, large global companies as well as middle-market public and privately held entities. He has worked across a wide range of industries including life sciences, technology, telecommunications, manufacturing, distribution, insurance, and higher education. Mr. Resnick has provided expert testimony and analysis at trials, arbitrations, and mediation proceedings. Further, he regularly serves as a neutral arbitrator in post-acquisition disputes. He holds certifications as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF), and is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). He received a BBA degree from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst. Prior to joining CRA, Mr. Resnick served as the co-national leader of a nationally recognized financial consulting firm, and as the New England Managing Partner for Grant Thornton, as well as its co-national leader of investigations.

Mr. Doxey will provide international leadership in the U.K. where he specializes in forensic investigations and financial disputes, including testifying on forensic accounting matters as an expert witness, particularly in the financial services sector. For nearly 30 years, he has led large-scale investigations in the U.K., continental Europe, and Asia. He was a partner at Arthur Andersen and was seconded for two years in the Bank of England’s Special Investigations Unit and at the UK Financial Services Authority. Mr. Doxey is an Accredited Forensic Accountant (AFA), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA). He received a Diploma in Business Administration from Warwick Business School and an MA degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge Trinity College.

About Charles River Associates (CRA)
Charles River Associates® is a global consulting firm specializing in economic, financial, and management consulting services. CRA advises clients on economic and financial matters pertaining to litigation and regulatory proceedings, and guides corporations through critical business strategy and performance-related issues. Since 1965, clients have engaged CRA for its unique combination of functional expertise and industry knowledge, and for its objective solutions to complex problems. Headquartered in Boston, CRA has offices throughout the world. Detailed information about Charles River Associates, a registered trade name of CRA International, Inc., is available at www.crai.com. Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

Statements in this press release concerning the addition of Peter Resnick and Paul Doxey to the Forensic Services Practice, any future business Peter Resnick and Paul Doxey may generate for the Company, the future business, operating results, and financial condition of the Company and statements using the terms “strengthen,” “expand,” or similar expressions are “forward-looking” statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based upon management's current expectations and are subject to a number of factors and uncertainties. Information contained in these forward-looking statements is inherently uncertain, and actual performance and results may differ materially due to many important factors. Such factors that could cause actual performance or results to differ materially from any forward-looking statements made by the Company include, among others, the failure to generate engagements for us; dependence on the growth of our litigation consulting practice, including in forensic and cyber investigations; the potential loss of clients; the demand environment; global economic conditions; foreign exchange rate fluctuations; and intense competition, as well as other potential factors that could affect our financial results are included in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including risks under the heading “Risk Factors.” We cannot guarantee any future results, levels of activity, performance or achievement. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements after the date of this press release, and we do not intend to do so.

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