FTI Consulting, a global business advisory firm has acquired Bold, a Netherlands-based restructuring, transactions, digital and transformation advisory firm.

The transaction provides Bold’s clients with access to FTI Consulting’s platform. Following the deal, over 30 billable professionals from Bold, including two senior managing directors join FTI Consulting’s corporate finance and restructuring segment. The acquisition extends FTI Consulting’s team to the Dutch market.

Steven Gunby, president and CEO of FTI Consulting, said, “The addition of the Bold team reflects our ongoing focus to invest in leading talent. It brings together two firms that are driven to help clients address their most significant strategic, operational and financial concerns and opportunities. We are so excited to officially welcome Bold to FTI Consulting.”

Klaas Wagenaar a managing partner at Bold who is joining FTI Consulting as a senior managing director, added, “Working with FTI Consulting enables us to leverage the firm’s global platform and leading business transformation, transactions and turnaround offerings to help companies find a path to a healthy and successful future. We are proud of what we built together at Bold and look forward to the next chapter of our journey.”