Members, please join us on December 15th for our annual Holiday Party and Charter Recognition Event. Come celebrate the holiday season, congratulate new charter holders, network with other society members and special guests, meet with some of the board of directors of the Stamford CFA Society and find out about the most recent development of the society. We will be joined by Daniel Wagner, Founder and CEO of Country Risk Solutions, who will be sharing his expertise in country risk analysis and management.
Daniel Wagner is the CEO of Country Risk Solutions (CRS), a cross-border risk consultancy based in Connecticut (USA). He has more than 20 years of experience managing country risk, is an authority on political risk insurance (PRI) and analysis, and has 15 years of underwriting experience with AIG, the Asian Development Bank (ADB), GE, and the World Bank Group. Prior to founding CRS in 2009 Daniel was Senior Vice President of Country Risk at GE Energy Financial Services in Stamford, Connecticut. At GE he was part of a team investing billions of dollars annually into global energy projects, with a total portfolio of $20 billion of assets in 20 countries. Daniel was responsible for advising senior management on a variety of country risk-related issues, strategic planning, and portfolio management. He created a Center of Excellence for country risk analysis in GE and led a team that produced a comprehensive automated country risk rating methodology.
Daniel began his career at AIG in New York and subsequently spent five years as Guarantee Officer for the Asia Region at the World Bank Group’s Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) in Washington, D.C. During that time he was responsible for underwriting PRI for projects in a dozen Asian countries. After then serving as Regional Manager for Political Risks for Southeast Asia and Greater China for AIG in Singapore, Daniel moved to Manila, Philippines where he was Guarantee and Risk Management Advisor, Political Risk Guarantee Specialist, and Senior Guarantees and Syndications Specialist for the ADB’s Office of Cofinancing Operations.
Over the course of his career Daniel has also held senior positions in the PRI brokerage business in New York, London, Dallas and Houston. He is a Senior Advisor to Political Risk Services. Daniel has published more than 150 articles on risk management and current affairs. His editorials have been published in such notable newspapers as the International Herald Tribune and the Wall Street Journal. His book – Political Risk Insurance Guide – was published by the International Risk Management Institute. He holds master’s degrees in International Relations from the University of Chicago and in International Management from the American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird) in Phoenix. He received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Richmond College in London. Daniel is a Non-Resident Scholar at the Institute for Near East and Gulf Military Analysis and a regular contributing writer to the Huffington Post, foreignpolicyjournal.com, and the International Risk Management Institute.
The link to Daniel Wagner’s website, and its publications are as follows:
www.countryrisksolutions.com and http://countryrisksolutions.com/publishedworks.html
|Event Title||Holiday Party and Charter Recognition Ceremony|
|Start Date||December 15, 2011|
|Start Time||06:00 p.m.|
|End Date||December 15, 2011|
|End Time||09:00 p.m.|
|Timezone||Eastern standard time|
|Event Overview||Members, please join us on December 15th for our annual Holiday Party and Charter Recognition Event. Come to celebrate the holiday season, congratulate new charter holders, network with other society members and special guests; meet with some of the board of directors of the Stamford CFA Society and find out about the most recent development of the society. We will be joined by Daniel Wagner, Founder and CEO of Country Risk Solutions, who will be sharing his expertise in country risk analysis and management.|
|Location||Riverside Yacht Club|
|Address||102 Club Rd|
|City, State, Zip||Riverside, CT 06878-2099|
|Member Price||Free (member plus guest)|
|Non-member Price||Members only for this event please|
|Candidate Price||Members only for this event please|
|Student / Faculty Price||Members only for this event please|