Edgeworth Economics Increases Senior Leadership
Aug 5, 2011
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Edgeworth Economics LLC, a boutique economic consulting firm that provides economic and quantitative analyses in the course of litigation and business matters to law firms, corporations and government agencies, is pleased to announce the promotions of Mr. Patrick Byrne and Mr. Chuck Fields to Senior Vice President.
“We are delighted to recognize the significant accomplishments of Patrick Byrne and Chuck Fields,” said President and CEO Dr. John Johnson. “Patrick Byrne has overseen the rapid growth of our firm in a short time. His exceptional management skills and dynamic abilities have served our client base and our firm exceptionally well. Chuck Fields’ experience in human resources has made him a valuable addition to both our firm as a whole and our labor practice in particular, where he quickly has earned the trust of our labor and employment clients.”
Mr. Byrne, Edgeworth’s Chief Operating Officer, has been fundamental to the company’s rapid growth and success over the past two years since Edgeworth was founded. Mr. Byrne graduated with an MBA from Yale University’s School of Management. With years of industry experience, Mr. Byrne leads Edgeworth’s strategic and operational development, including day-to-day operations and long-term planning. Mr. Byrne commented on his promotion, “I am honored to be part of Edgeworth Economics leadership team and to be an integral part of the firm’s continued success.”
In addition to heading the development of Edgeworth’s human resources, Mr. Fields is a key leader in Edgeworth’s employment and labor practice. He graduated from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a Masters in Human Resources and Industrial Relations. Mr. Fields’ experience includes work on labor litigations, such as discrimination, wrongful termination and wage and hours cases, as well as regulatory and compliance matters. “It's been an honor to be involved in the development and growth of Edgeworth over the past two years and I continue to be excited about our firm's future,” said Mr. Fields.
Edgeworth Economics LLC provides economic and quantitative consulting in the course of litigation and business, to its clients, who include world-class law firms, Fortune 500 companies and government agencies. Edgeworth experts apply their knowledge and experience, along with state-of-the-art computing infrastructure, to helps clients to efficiently manage complex issues in its core competency areas, including antitrust, class certification, labor, data management and intellectual property. As a rapidly growing firm with a fresh approach, Edgeworth attracts leaders and teachers from across the industry including Ph.D. economists, MBAs, statisticians, programmers, and engineers. Edgeworth Economics currently has offices in Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles, CA.