Brunswick further strengthens its global Financial Institutions Group.
September 6, 2022 - Brunswick Group, the world’s leading critical issues advisory firm, today announced that Zaman Toleafoa has joined the firm as a Partner in New York.
Zaman has more than 20 years’ experience in providing senior counsel to many of the world’s largest financial services firms on reputation management, media relations and crisis communications. He joins Brunswick after 15 years at FTI Consulting, where he was a Senior Managing Director in the Financial Services team, both in London and New York. Previously, he held a number of senior in-house communications roles at financial services firms in London and New Zealand.
Zaman joins Brunswick’s global Financial Institutions Group and will advise clients on a range of issues pertinent to the sector.
Neal Wolin, Chief Executive Officer, said: “I am very pleased to welcome Zaman to Brunswick. His deep knowledge of the financial institutions sector, significant experience managing complex, cross border client relationships and considerable media relations and crisis advisory expertise will help us develop our capabilities in the sector both in the Americas and further afield.”
On joining Brunswick, Zaman Toleafoa said: “Brunswick is the pre-eminent critical issues firm globally. The firm’s integrated, global platform ensures clients can effectively address business challenges wherever they are in the world, and it has an ever-growing reputation for providing world-class counsel on complex reputational challenges to some of the world's leading financial services brands. I'm excited to be joining Brunswick's market-leading financial services team."
About Zaman Toleafoa
Zaman has more than 20 years’ experience in advising private equity, investment banking, wealth management and asset management firms. His expertise spans reputation management, media relations and crisis communications.
He joins Brunswick after 15 years at FTI Consulting, where he spent more than a decade working in the firm’s London-based financial services practice and the last five years as a senior leader of its New York team.
Zaman received a BA in Journalism from the Auckland University of Technology.
About Brunswick Group
Brunswick is a strategic advisory firm focused on critical issues and critical stakeholders. Our purpose is to help our clients play their role in the world successfully. We advise on critical issues and critical stakeholders at the center of business, politics and society, and help our clients – the leaders of large, complex organizations – understand and navigate these interconnected worlds. Brunswick is one firm globally, operating as a single profit center. This allows us to respond seamlessly and effectively to clients’ needs wherever they are in the world.
For more information, visit: www.brunswickgroup.com