This table recognises firms that support public and private sector clients with political risk analysis, due diligence and stakeholder mapping services, covering investor-state relations in both emerging and developed markets.
These leading global consulting firms have a multi-issue focus, and often political risk sits within their broader business intelligence portfolio and strategic advisory teams. Firms such as GPW, The Risk Advisory Group, Control Risks, Charles River Associates and Falanx Assynt provide bespoke due diligence and analytical reports, as well as advanced risk monitoring and forecasting tools. These firms also provide an embedded service for clients.
This section also covers political risk powerhouses such as Eurasia Group, Oxford Analytica and The Economist Intelligence Unit. These firms offer comprehensive subscription-based products that are used by a range of traditional political risk clients, including global investors, to help inform their understanding of geopolitical risk.
Firms such as Verisk Maplecroft, Wallbrook and Sibylline advise corporate and financial clients on political, social and environmental risk through data-driven insights and expert reports. This category also highlights firms such as Teneo, which offers tailored briefings to C-suite executives, as well as firms such as Herminius and Africa Matters that assist multinational organisations, financial institutions and private equity firms with due diligence investigations for proposed investments and acquisitions.