L. Washington, DC
Life at FGS Global
Advises clients on their most critical issues including crisis, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate positioning, leadership transition, geopolitical and regulatory matters.
Life Pre-FGS Global
Began career in radio and television, with more than 25 years advising senior leaders in the federal government and private sector.
Life Beyond FGS Global
Enjoys youth sports, the arts, hiking, skiing, beach, lake -- wherever his active family can be found depending on the season.
Erik Hotmire is a Partner in the New York and Washington, D.C. offices. He advises leaders of some of the world's largest and most complex organizations on their most critical issues.
Erik's clients have included the CEOs, senior executives and boards of global banks, insurance companies, asset managers and alternative investment firms as well as corporations in the technology, energy and health care sectors. He advised Facebook and Lending Club on their respective IPOs, Nokia on its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent, and Reckitt Benckiser Group on its acquisition of Mead Johnson Nutrition Company.
Earlier in his career, Erik was Senior Managing Director at Teneo and Partner at Brunswick Group where he co-led its global Financial Institutions Group. He also served as Senior Advisor to the Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Senior Advisor to the SEC's Division of Enforcement, Special Assistant to President George W. Bush and White House spokesperson, Director at public affairs firm Clark & Weinstock and spokesperson for two U.S. Senators. He began his career in radio and television journalism.
Erik serves on the Board of Trustees of Aspen Institute Germany and is a member of the Board of Visitors of The Fund for American Studies' programs on public policy and international affairs.