JOHANNESBURG: Alan Arguile, Sharda Naidoo, and Bheki Mpofu have joined FTI Consulting's strategic communications practice in South Africa.
The trio will be based in the firm's Johannesburg office. Arguille will serve as an MD. Over his 30-year career, he has worked with a number of South African companies, international corporations, and governmental entities.
As MD, Naidoo will lead the expansion of FTI's financial communications and investor relations services in South Africa. She most recently led corporate affairs and investor relations for the MENA and Eurasia regions at mining company Gold Fields. She has also led communications for HSBC Investment Bank South Africa.
Mpofu will serve as senior director. Prior to this, he advised corporate clients at a South African communications firm.