“Scott brings an impressive background in economic modeling and mathematical analysis and techniques to ARPC,” said John Brophy, Partner.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 16, 2012
ARPC, an expert services and business advisory consulting firm providing world-class analytical expertise and guidance to clients facing complex legal and business challenges, has announced the expansion of the firm’s Economic Consulting Practice with the appointment of Scott Carr , Ph.D., as Senior Managing Director.
Dr. Carr holds a Ph.D. in both Business Administration and Industrial Engineering, an MSE in Industrial Engineering, an MSE in Construction Engineering and Management, and a BSE in Mechanical Engineering.
He brings significant experience in the analysis and modeling of complex business and financial situations. At ARPC, he supervises client teams performing economic modeling, statistical analysis, predictive modeling and forecasting, and has already provided expertise in several major cases. He has served as an advisor to the Gulf Coast Claims Facility (GCCF) in the development of methodologies for estimating financial losses by parties impacted in the BP Gulf Oil Spill case. Dr. Carr has also advised a major chemical and petroleum producer on a case involving claims of fraudulent conveyance from a historical asset divestiture, and he has applied probabilistic modeling techniques for forecasting future personal injury claims for an industrial manufacturing firm.
Before joining ARPC, Dr. Carr was a Principal in the global competition and energy practice of a specialized consulting firm where he led a variety of projects related to crude pipelines, ethanol fuel and electricity markets, as well as projects pertaining to international finance, supply chain disruptions and antitrust.
He was previously a professor at the UCLA Anderson School of Management in the fields of industrial economics, supply chain and distribution systems, and operations management. As an academic and consultant, he has a 17-year history of providing expert advice to clients across many different industries.
“Scott brings an impressive background in economic modeling and mathematical analysis and techniques to ARPC,” said John Brophy, Partner. “His academic credentials combined with his many years of practical consulting experience will enable him to offer extraordinary insights to our clients. It is an honor to add someone of his caliber and international reputation to our executive team,” said Brophy.
“I look forward to serving as a trusted advisor to the ARPC client executives,” said Dr. Carr. “My early training and research provide a theoretical foundation essential to developing practical solutions to our client’s complex litigation and financial challenges.”
ARPC is an economic and management consulting firm that provides statistical, econometric and financial analysis to clients facing complex legal and business challenges. For over 40 years, ARPC’s consultants have assisted law firms, corporations, governments and non-profit organizations in addressing their most serious economic and financial concerns in the courtroom, board room and marketplace. ARPC provides expert services in a wide variety of cases involving mass torts and product liability, antitrust, intellectual property, securities litigation, bankruptcy, and settlement administration. Our consulting depth includes a staff of highly skilled specialists with strong credentials in economics, finance, statistics, engineering, and epidemiological modeling. The Company headquarters are located in Washington, D.C. For more information, visit http://www.arpc.com
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