J. Donald Fancher
Don Fancher is a Deloitte Advisory Principal with Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP where he serves as the US and Global Leader of Deloitte. Mr. Fancher has over 30 years of experience assisting clients and leading practices in forensic and dispute consulting. Mr. Fancher leads Deloitte’s global Forensic practice, which assists clients in areas of corporate and regulatory investigations, anti-briber/anti-corruption consulting, financial crime advisory and analytic solutions, electronic discovery, and disputes and litigations services. Deloitte is recognized by ALM Intelligence as the leading Forensic practice in the world with over 4,000 professionals serving clients around the globe.
Mr. Fancher has significant experience assisting clients and counsel in performing forensic investigations and special reviews for matters regarding financial fraud, misappropriation of assets, breach of fiduciary duty, and FCPA violations. These have included both individual employee and institution-wide schemes for misappropriating funds and/or improperly reporting asset values and financial performance. These investigations have been performed for privately held companies, private institutions, not-for-profit entities and major, publicly held corporations. Mr. Fancher also has extensive experience consulting with counsel and management on accounting, financial, and economic matters as they relate to facts and the determination of damages and values in litigation and dispute resolution.
Mr. Fancher has assisted private foundations, not-for-profit organizations and public institutions in assessing malfeasance issues, employee and management fraud, misappropriation of funds and policy and procedure violations. These efforts often include the review of governmental regulations as to compliance and reporting standards. Similar investigations have also been performed for educational institutions, public and private universities and educational foundations.
Mr. Fancher has assisted numerous clients in the assessment of anti-bribery and anti-corruption programs in order to determine appropriate risk profiles, address possible areas of improvement, and provide analytic and policy suggestions in an effort to enhance corporate effectiveness. Areas of focus have included internal financial reporting, third party risk assessments, supply chain reviews, and social media analysis. Mr. Fancher has also overseen the development of Deloitte’s growing analytic and technology solutions utilized to further enhance anti-bribery and anti-corruption programs.
Mr. Fancher earned his BBA in Finance from Texas A&M University and his MBA from Baylor University. He has authored numerous publications and provided presentations on subjects around a variety of forensic and dispute issues. He is active with the American Heart Association, serving as the Past-Chairman of the Southeast Affiliate Board, while also serving on the National Board. He is also a Certified CrossFit Level 1 Trainer and holds a Secret Level Security Clearance from the United States government.