Daniel Wagner

Daniel Wagner is the CEO of Country Risk Solutions, a Connecticut-based cross-border risk consulting firm. He has more than a quarter century of experience managing country risk, including 15 years of underwriting experience with AIG, GE, the Asian Development Bank, and World Bank Group. Wagner has lectured at more than 15 universities around the world, is a regular speaker on conferences, and a frequent commentator on global affairs in visual media.

He has published three books on country risk -- Political Risk Insurance GuideManaging Country Risk and Global Risk Agility and Decision Making (Macmillan, 2016) – and has published more than 500 articles on current affairs and risk management in a plethora of platforms.

Wagner holds master’s degrees in International Relations from the University of Chicago and in International Business from the American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird). 

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