Chris Nelson

Chris Nelson leads FleishmanHillard’s crisis management team in the Americas, helping corporate executives anticipate, prepare for and manage crisis situations, high-profile litigation, and contentious public issues that could undermine business.  He has guided clients through hundreds of high-stakes situations during his 25-year career, including data breaches, major product crises, class-action litigation, labor campaigns, and pressure campaigns by activists.  He also teaches crisis management to graduate students at Columbia University.