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Lars Faeste’s last skiing race was a disaster.

“It was terrible. But I made it,” the 51-year-old Emea chair of FTI Consulting tells Financial News, laughing.

Faeste fell and injured himself part way through a 90km Norwegian cross-country race: “So I had to then do 40km in a terrible shape,” he says.