Board of Managers
The parent company of Consequent is led by its Chairman of the Board, Jeff Amling. The board of managers of Consequent’s parent company has a collective 130 years of asset management, financial services, operating and regulatory experience.
Education: JD, University of Maryland; Bachelors, University of Virginia
Jeff Amling is FTI Consulting’s Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Business Development. In his Chief Marketing Officer role, Jeff oversees the global management of FTI Consulting’s brand, including client insights, digital marketing, creative development and agency management, marketing effectiveness, sponsorships and the publication of the FTI Journal. As Head of Business Development, Jeff leads the M&A function at FTI Consulting and also focuses on the coverage of selected Financial Sponsors, Sovereign Funds and Investment Banks. FTI generates more than $200 million annually in EBITDA. FTI's shares are traded on the NYSE. In addition to his senior executive responsibilities, Mr. Amling is on the Executive Committee of FTI and the Board of Directors of FTI. Additionally, Mr. Amling practiced securities law for more than a decade.
Jeff joined FTI Consulting from Deutsche Bank in 2008, where he was a Managing Director in the Media and Telecom Investment Banking group and a Vice Chairman in Corporate Finance. He began his Investment Banking career with Alex Brown in 1983 and founded its Media Investment Banking practice in 1990, a group which he led until 2003.
Jeff’s clients included Clear Channel, Radio One, Entercom, Lamar Outdoor, Infinity/CBS/Viacom, Cumulus Media/Cumulus Media Partners, Emmis, Warner Music, Universal Outdoor, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Evergreen/Chancellor, Heftel/Hispanic Broadcasting and Univision, to name a few.
Jeff is a 1976 High Honors Economics graduate of the University of Virginia and received his Law Degree from the University of Maryland in 1981 – Law Review. He is a member of the Board of Trustees and serves as Treasurer for the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs. Jeff also serves as a member of the Town of Palm Beach Retirement Board of Trustees.
Education: MBA, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management; BS, Morehouse College
Todd McDonald is Vice President of Strategy at Liberty Bank and Trust. He began his career at Liberty Bank and Trust 13 years ago, with the majority of his experience concentrated in Commercial Lending. In this role, Todd is responsible for uncovering, evaluating, and developing business plans for growth and performance improvement opportunities, leading high-impact initiatives, and providing overall management for special projects initiated by the CEO and Board. Todd is intimately involved in the company’s high-level corporate strategy decisions that ultimately affect the long term growth and sustainability of the bank. In addition to his work at Liberty Bank and Trust, Todd is the owner of several businesses involving real estate, technology, and fast food.
Todd’s civic activities include but are not limited to the New Orleans Industrial Development (Board Member), and Louisiana Workforce Commission (Board Member).
Todd McDonald received his undergraduate degree in Business Management from Morehouse College and a Masters in Business Administration from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.