As Managing Director for Geopolitical and Political Risk analysis of the Asia-Pacific Region for Ankura, you will be responsible for helping clients navigate a complex and uncertain business environment in Asia. This will help our clients understand and manage their exposure to security and political risk across the world and make better business decisions. Ankura provides the opportunity to work collaboratively on small, diverse teams with skilled, intelligent, driven and successful individuals. Ankura is focused on hiring the “right” types of people to serve as the foundation of a growing firm dedicated to its people, culture and delivering high quality service to our clients.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Managing Director (MD) for Asia-Pacific regional analysis is the subject matter expert on all Asia-Pacific geopolitical-related matters within the Geopolitical Business Practice. The MD manages Ankura’s Asia regional analytic team and synchronizes efforts between the team and company executives in support of the firm’s vision and culture. The MD must be intimately familiar with your clients’ objectives and challenges to help them navigate risk. The MD is responsible for professional development, standards of performance, product development, team composition, and capabilities. The MD also serves as a key advisor to company executives and as a spokesperson for the organization during external events. The MD provides strategic recommendations for business opportunities, partnerships, industry trends, technology innovation, and other critical decisions. Managing a team of junior colleagues, the MD supervises and produces current events analysis, risk mitigation strategies, forecasting scenarios, country risk deep dives and geocyber threat assessments.
REQUIRED SKILLS & CHARACTERISTICS:
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