Curious about careers in political risk? This work involves gathering information on an area or country, determining the causes and sources of potential risks (usually in relation to investments), reporting findings, and making recommendations. Political risk analysts / consultants / advisors usually possess excellent research and analytical skills, as well as strong communication and writing skills. Regional and/or country-specific expertise is also frequently sought after in this field—as well as the ability to think ahead creatively regarding possible scenarios.
Learn more about a career in political risk management from guest speaker Otilia Dhand.
Dr. Otilia Dhand currently serves as a Senior Vice President with Teneo Risk Advisory and has 10+ years of experience in the field. Her regional focus is on Central and Eastern Europe, including Russia and Ukraine. Dr. Dhand holds a Ph.D. in the geopolitics of Central Europe from King's College, London and has a master's degree in Russian and East European Studies from St. Antony's College, University of Oxford, as well as a bachelor's degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from Matej Bel University in Slovakia. Her previous employers include Eurasia Group and the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Locations: Budapest: Nador 15 103 Tiered / Vienna: QS D-211.
The speaker will connect remotely and the event will be accessible to students on both campuses.
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About the “CAREERS IN…” event series: Aimed at introducing different professional areas and related job opportunities, the “Careers in…” programs will be held in colorful formats throughout the year.