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Sloane & Company Hires TJ White to Lead Special Situations Practice

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sloane & Company (“Sloane” or “the Company”), a leader in the corporate and financial communications industry, today announced that TJ White has joined the Company as Managing Director and Head of Situations specials.

White joins Sloane from FGS Global (formerly Sard Verbinnen & Co.), where he most recently served as a director, providing strategic communications advice and support to clients on complex transactions and special situations, including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets events, shareholder activism advocacy, crises, leadership transitions and litigation. Throughout his career, White has advised on approximately $475 billion in aggregate equity value in mergers and acquisitions, as well as numerous high-profile large and mega-cap activist defense situations. .

Sloane’s co-CEOs, Whit Clay and Darren Brandt, congratulated White on his new role: “We are thrilled and proud to have TJ join the Sloane family. TJ’s reputation as a trusted advisor precedes him, and he is widely respected and admired in the industry for the dedication, determination and high caliber guidance he brings to his craft. His enthusiasm and extensive experience in M&A and transactions make him an ideal candidate to elevate our Special Situations team, and we look forward to working closely with him to strategically grow our business through relationships within of the advisory community. Most importantly, TJ brings a depth of character and a spirit of collaboration and teamwork to everything he does. and challenge each other.

White will lead and refocus Sloane’s emerging issues and its consulting practice for executives, boards and alternative asset management clients, while fostering new connections and opportunities that contribute to targeted growth for the firm. . His unique experience, combined with his pragmatic, results-oriented approach, will enable him to provide key insights into a wide range of unique challenges facing businesses today.

“It’s an honor to join Sloane’s team at this exciting inflection point in the world of special situations,” said White. “Darren and Whit have done an incredible job developing Sloane’s traditional, strategic and financial communications capabilities and have positioned the company for sustainable and exciting long-term growth. Extremely unique times – whether it’s the current market climate, the introduction of universal power of attorney, or uncertainty on the national and global stages – have heightened the need for smart, fresh advice and created an opportunity exciting to help our current and potential clients see beyond the horizon, plan for the unexpected and execute effectively and efficiently. Leveraging our phenomenal talent pool and our strategic partners at SKDK and Stagwell, I’m excited to continue to grow our Special Situations team to expertly handle our clients’ most critical needs better than ever.

White is a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College and holds a bachelor’s degree in business, organizations, and society. He currently resides in New York.

About Sloane & Company

Founded in 1998, Sloane & Company is an industry-leading strategic communications firm offering seasoned expertise in corporate communications; media relations; Investor Relations; crisis communication, defense activism & special situations; and public and regulatory affairs. Company management is actively involved in all aspects of clients’ work, leveraging a deep understanding of the media, financial markets, and global political and social issues to create, improve, and execute on-service communications strategies. complete for its customers. The firm was recognized by The Holmes Report as the 2015 U.S. and Global Corporate Agency of the Year and the Crisis Agency of the Year in 2012 and 2010.

Sloane is an independent subsidiary of SKDK, the country’s leading public affairs firm, and part of the Stagwell Global agency network. For more information about Sloane & Company, visit, and follow the company on LinkedIn and Twitter.