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St Andrews, United Kingdom (UK)
Speaks English, Russian, Ukrainian

Emerging and frontier market business intelligence and political risk expert.

Expert on emerging and frontier market risk. Advised leading financial institutions and commercial entities with interests and exposure in EMEA. Professional background in designing and managing human intelligence networks and political risk methodologies. Founder of West Sands Advisory a leading international business intelligence and political risk advisory firm.
Questions I can answer:
Business intelligence?
Hidden risks to EMEA investment?
Investment research?
Political exposure?
Political risk?
Questionable business practices in emerging markets?


Experience
West Sands Advisory Ltd • United Kingdom (UK)

Managing Director/ Founder

2006 - Present (12 years)
Manage an international team of associates, analysts, researchers and human source networks throughout EMEA. Engaged in business intelligence and uncovering hidden investment risks in these markets
Developed a unique perception of how to navigate opaque markets to maximise the success of investments and operations.
Help clients understand who power players are, and how influence is exerted.