Peter Firestone Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Los Angeles

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LOS ANGELES – June 9, 2014 – Peter Firestone has joined Protiviti (, a global consulting firm, as a managing director in Los Angeles. Firestone leads Protiviti’s west region Business Performance Improvement (BPI) practice.

Firestone has more than 25 years of management consulting experience serving clients in the technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences industries. He has led numerous business performance improvement programs, including those focused on finance transformation, shared services, post-merger integration, customer/channel strategy and digital business.

“We’re excited to have Pete on board and about the skills he brings to our team that will complement our growing West Coast practice,” said Jim Pajakowski, executive vice president, global services, Protiviti.

Prior to joining Protiviti, Firestone was a managing director at Accenture in its Finance & Enterprise Performance practice. Prior to Accenture, Firestone was a partner in several large consulting firms delivering performance improvement engagements across many industries.

Firestone has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. He recently served as board trustee, fund development chair and advisory trustee for the ALS Association, Golden West Chapter.

About Protiviti

Protiviti ( is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach, and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Protiviti and its independent and locally owned Member Firms provide clients with consulting and managed solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, digital, legal, governance, risk and internal audit through its network of more than 85 offices in over 25 countries.

Named to the 2022 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, Protiviti has served more than 80 percent of Fortune 100 and nearly 80 percent of Fortune  500 companies. The firm also works with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies. Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Half (NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948, Robert Half is a member of the S&P 500 index.

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