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Christopher M. Brophy

Managing Director

Christopher Brophy is a Certified Public Accountant with over twenty-five years of experience assessing lost profits and damages.

He has extensive experience in nearly all industries, including manufacturing, transportation, hospitality, retail, healthcare, hospitals, construction, chemical, and oil and gas. He has calculated damages for insurance matters resulting from property damage, business interruption, fidelity losses, builder’s risk, political risk, and FEMA matters. He has served as an expert witness and testified in depositions and trial.

Mr. Brophy has quantified damages for significant matters throughout the United States and around the world, including in Germany, Chile, Thailand, Taiwan, Japan, Libya, and Bermuda. He has worked on insurance matters resulting from hurricanes in the United States (Harvey, Michael, Irma, Maria, Sandy, Katrina, Gustav, Ike, Frances, Charlie, Jeanne, Iniki and Andrew), typhoons, and floods, as well as individual matters.

Mr. Brophy is a Certified Appraiser and a Certified Umpire through the Insurance Appraisal and Umpire Association (IAUA). He is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a member of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS). He speaks frequently concerning damages and lost profits and is a contributing author for the International Risk Management Institute (IRMI).

Before joining BRG, Mr. Brophy was a senior member of forensic, litigation, and dispute practices at a global business advisory firm, a global expert services and consulting firm, and three international auditing and consulting firms. He was a founding partner of a consulting firm focused on damages and lost-profit assessments.

Employment History

FTI Consulting
Senior managing director
2011 – 2017

Managing director
2009 – 2011

Ernst & Young
Executive director
2003 – 2008

Arthur Andersen
2001 – 2003

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS)

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Areas of Expertise


Bentley University
BS, Accountancy, 1981


American Bar Association – ABA Section of Litigation – Who’s Who Legal Insurance and Reinsurance