Fedder will bring 30 years of experience to the role to help expand the corporate recovery and restructuring firm’s capabilities in strategic and operational change.
Previously he was a director and co-founder of Nil Plus Ultra, the professional services network specialising in performance improvement and managed services, and CEO of nCode Systems Inc.
Fedder’s career to date has included board and executive positions with O2, Vimpelcom, Compaq and EDS, as well as partner, principal and director roles with PA Consulting, KPMG and AT Kearney.
Fedder has been responsible for crisis management and communications for several businesses, representing them to institutional analysts, shareholders and government, up to prime minister level. He has lived and worked extensively in the UK, Germany, Netherlands, USA, Australia, India and Japan on both domestic and international ventures.
Welcoming Fedder to his role, David Buchler, co-founder and chairman, said: “Robert has added tremendous value to a number of the firm’s clients over the years and I am delighted that we will now be working more closely with him.
“His deep experience of operational issues, technology solutions and complex turnarounds around the world will be hugely beneficial to Buchler Phillips as we continue to expand amid significant demand for our services in today’s challenging environment for businesses, large and small.”