Larry Walsh is a senior advisor to corporate management and boards on a broad range of issues related to crisis preparedness and reputation management. As Vice Chairman of the Hawthorn Group, he works with companies around the globe to develop and implement issues management programs and to provide real-time crisis management support. He also serves as a Senior Consultant to Marsh, the world’s leading risk advisor, on crisis planning and response.
Walsh has more than 25 years experience in public affairs and issues management, including: restructuring and bankruptcy, shareholder litigation, management turnover, government inquiries and data theft and breach. And, he has advised companies—from financial services, to consumer products, to healthcare—and industry trade groups on the development and implementation crisis management programs, including communications planning and training.