Mr. Files is a widely recognized expert in the area of financial investigations and due diligence. He has authored numerous articles as well as books on the subject. He has been presenting and sharing his knowledge and has done so with delegates in over 30 countries.
As a financial industry insider, Mr. Files is keenly aware of the type and accuracy of the information required to make informed and timely decisions. Mr. Files has managed due diligence and financial investigations ranging in size from ten of thousands of dollars to over $20 billion. Mr. Files is an international expert on due diligence and is regularly sought out for the most difficult projects and cases. Mr. Files is at the forefront of both understanding and utilizing the new currency of due diligence.
Financial Examinations & Evaluations, Inc., founded by Mr. Files in 1991 has grown to be one of the most respected independent financial investigation firms. Mr. Files and his firm conduct investigations in the United States, Eastern Europe, Central and South America and China.
Before founding FE&E, Inc. Mr. Files was a partner in a regional consulting firm specializing in business, financial and securities consulting. He also served as the Director of Corporate Finance for an investment banking company. Additionally, Mr. Files was a commodities specialist for Oppenheimer/Rouse.
Mr. Files has written extensively and been quoted in many publications. Many times he is the quoted source for articles regarding financial investigation and due diligence. Among the publications in which he has been quoted are: Chief Executive Officer, Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, European Business, The Independent, and CBS news, The Financial Times, New York Post, Wall Street Journal and more.