Edward Forman



Chief Legal and Risk Officer

Edward Forman is Executive Vice President and Chief Legal and Risk Officer at Kroll, based in New York. Edward is responsible for managing risks both in our client work and in operating our day-to-day business. Previously, Edward served as General Counsel and Secretary to the board of directors.

Edward also plays a critical role in our corporate development activities, participating in 40 transactions to date.

As Kroll continues to execute on its growth strategy, Edward leads a global team of lawyers, risk and compliance professionals and external counsel in supporting the company’s business objectives and managing risk.

From 1998 to 2006, Edward was employed by The BISYS Group, Inc., a publicly traded financial outsourcing company, as its Senior Vice President, acting General Counsel and Secretary.

Edward received a B.A. in economics from Yeshiva University. He also holds a J.D. and an MBA from Columbia University.


Valuation of businesses, assets and alternative investments for financial reporting, tax and other purposes.

Cyber Risk

Incident response, digital forensics, breach notification, managed detection services, penetration testing, cyber assessments and advisory.

Compliance and Regulation

End-to-end governance, advisory and monitorship solutions to detect, mitigate and remediate security, legal, compliance and regulatory risk.

Corporate Finance and Restructuring

M&A advisory, restructuring and insolvency, debt advisory, strategic alternatives, transaction diligence and independent financial opinions.

Investigations and Disputes

World-wide expert services and tech-enabled advisory through all stages of diligence, forensic investigation, litigation, disputes and testimony.

Digital Technology Solutions

Enriching our professional services, our integrated software platform helps clients discover, quantify and manage risk in the corporate and private capital market ecosystem.

Business Services

Expert provider of complex administrative solutions for capital events globally. Our services include claims and noticing administration, debt restructuring and liability management services, agency and trustee services and more.

Environmental, Social and Governance

Advisory and technology solutions, including policies and procedures, screening and due diligence, disclosures and reporting and investigations, value creation, and monitoring.