CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced that it has received notice from Engine Capital LP (“Engine”) of its nomination of four director candidates, including Engine’s Founder and Managing Director, Arnaud Ajdler, for election to Navigant’s Board of Directors at the Company’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.
The Nominating and Governance Committee has invited Engine’s four nominees to be interviewed by the Committee as part of its normal process. The Board will present its recommendation regarding director nominees in Navigant’s definitive proxy statement and other materials, to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and made available to all shareholders eligible to vote at the 2018 Annual Meeting.
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) (“the Company”) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage, and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy, and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
Participants in the Solicitation
The Company, its directors and certain of its executive officers may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from Company shareholders in connection with the matters to be considered at the Company’s 2018 annual meeting of shareholders. The Company intends to file a proxy statement and white proxy card with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) in connection with any such solicitation of proxies from Company shareholders. Company shareholders are strongly encouraged to read any such proxy statement and accompanying white proxy card when they become available as they will contain important information. Investors may obtain information regarding the Company and its directors and executive officers in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, which was filed with the SEC on February 17, 2017, and the Company's definitive proxy statement for its 2017 annual meeting of shareholders (the “2017 Annual Meeting”), which was filed with the SEC on April 10, 2017. To the extent holdings of the Company’s securities by the Company's directors or executive officers have changed since the amounts disclosed in the definitive proxy statement for the 2017 Annual Meeting, such changes have been or will be reflected on Initial Statements of Beneficial Ownership on Form 3 and Statements of Change in Beneficial Ownership on Form 4 filed with the SEC or available at the Company’s website at investors.navigant.com.