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Andrew   Grantham

Andrew Grantham

agrantham@alixpartners.com

Andrew Grantham is an AlixPartners managing director in the financial advisory services group as well as a financial expert with 15 years of experience as a forensic accounting and accounting expert witness in the areas of valuation, breach of contract and loss of profits, acquisitions and disposals, minority shareholder and joint venture disputes, matrimonial disputes, and post-acquisition disputes. He has testified in court and other tribunals in England in connection with significant commercial disputes. Andrew joined the firm’s London office in 2005.

Prior to joining AlixPartners, Andrew was a director in the forensic department of KPMG and led that firm’s engineering and construction team. Previously, he was a member of the disputes analysis and investigations team at PricewaterhouseCoopers in London.

Andrew has been involved in major financial investigations – particularly in the engineering and construction sectors – and has given expert evidence in criminal proceedings brought against a construction company director in respect of fraudulent trading. He has also been appointed as an inspector by the UK Department of Trade and Industry to investigate accounting irregularities at a retail company.

Andrew graduated with honours and a bachelor of science in mathematics from Nottingham University. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and currently a governor and assistant treasurer of the Expert Witness Institute.