Justin Cooper

Principal
Justin Cooper | Risk Investigations Analytics | Charles River Associates

Justin Cooper is a principal in the Risk, Investigations & Analytics Practice and leads data analytics for EMEA based in CRA’s London office. He specializes in data analytics with over 20 years of experience in “big data” analysis and interrogation, financial modeling, dashboarding, and management reporting.

Justin’s primary areas of concentration are regulatory and corporate data analytics including fraud and compliance, working capital reduction, customer analytics, and cost reduction. He has worked with clients across a range of industries, including retail, financial services, real estate, manufacturing, and oil and gas.

Other areas of interest include: Helping clients identify suspicious transactions and transaction monitoring, both for FCPA look back exercises and developing ongoing systems; using social media analytics to enrich traditional client data to add additional insights; and using process automation and RPA to advise clients to enable cost savings and operational improvement.

Prior to joining CRA, Justin established and built Alvarez & Marsal’s European data analytics practice, developing analytics solutions and go-to-market strategy across all service lines and sectors, and was responsible for developing and embedding data analytics solutions into key offerings and marketing and selling these as part of cross functional teams.

Selected Engagements

  • 01
    CRA assisted European arm of multinational chemical company
    CRA assisted a European arm of a multi-billion, multinational chemical company while its US operations were in Chapter 11. Justin Cooper developed cash flow...
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  • 02
    CRA developed and wrote code for proactive in-house data interrogation software
    CRA’s Justin Cooper developed and wrote the code for the proactive in-house data interrogation software to investigate fraud indicators, duplicate payments,...
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  • 03
    Compliance review for European gas and oil business
    Background Justin Cooper was instructed to assist Compliance Counsel appointed under a Deferred Prosecution Agreement entered into between a European...
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