LONDON, December 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
K2 Global Consulting announced today that it has appointed Mr. Paul de Bendern as a Managing Director based in London. Mr. de Bendern brings extensive knowledge in finance, energy and commodities to K2 Global Consulting, as well as first hand experience in assessing political risk of many of the world's most complex countries and regions. He has had an illustrious career in journalism, with 16 years at Reuters news agency in senior positions in Latin America, North Africa, Turkey, Scandinavia and, most recently, in charge of Thomson Reuters 100 news staff in India.
Mr. Matteo Bigazzi, Executive Managing Director, K2 Global Consulting London stated, "Throughout his career, Paul has interacted with political leaders, policy makers and CEOs from around the world. His experience from his posts, as well as his senior management skills, project development, risk assessment and investigative talent, will further broaden the range of expertise that the K2 London office has to manage and mitigate its clients' risks."
Mr. de Bendern holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics and History from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. He speaks French, Spanish, English and Swedish.
About K2 Global Consulting
K2 Global™ provides specialized risk services and solutions to corporations, sovereign nations and individuals. Using our expertise in transactional risk assessment, corruption and fraud investigation, due diligence and asset recovery, we help clients navigate today's increasingly complex global business environment. K2 Global Partners, LLC, a privately owned company, was founded in 2009 by Jules Kroll and Jeremy Kroll. K2 is focused on new businesses in the risk management arena, including K2 Global Consulting, and a new credit rating agency focused on structured financial products, Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc.
For more information: http://www.k2global.net
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