Rasmus K. Gerdeman
Strategic Communications & Office of the CFO
Rasmus Gerdeman, MBA '09 is a mentor to Cayuga Fund students focusing on the basic materials and natural resource industries. Rasmus is a Managing Director in the Industrials sector of the Strategic Communications segment of FTI Consulting and a member of the Office of the CFO in the Corporate Finance segment of FTI Consulting. Mr. Gerdeman provides communications counsel around critical issues impacting enterprise value and reputation, including mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and restructuring activities, financial reporting irregularities, management transition, strategic transformation, change, and ongoing program planning and execution.
Mr. Gerdeman joined FTI Consulting in January 2013 after spending more than twelve years as an equity analyst where he was recognized as a thoughtful contrarian long term investor covering the basic materials sector. He was awarded "Best of the Buyside" by Institutional Investor Magazine in 2006 and 2007 for his deep understanding of the industry and company fundamentals. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Gerdeman held positions at Zweig Dimenna & Associates, Neuberger Berman and Northern Trust Global Investors as a senior member of the research and investment teams.
Mr. Gerdeman holds a Bachelor in Finance from North Park University (Chicago, IL) and MBA's from S.C Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) and Queen's School of Business at Queens University (Kingston, Ontario).