Daniel Wagner is the founder and CEO of Country Risk Solutions and a widely published author on current affairs and risk management. He began his career at AIG in New York and subsequently spent five years as Guarantee Officer for the Asia Region at the World Bank Group's Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency in Washington, D.C. After then serving as Regional Manager for Political Risks for Southeast Asia and Greater China for AIG in Singapore, Daniel moved to Manila, Philippines where he held several positions - including as Senior Guarantees and Syndications Specialist - for the Asian Development Bank's Office of Co-financing Operations. Prior to forming CRS he was Senior Vice President of Country Risk at GE Energy Financial Services. He also served as senior consultant for the African Development Bank on institutional investment. Daniel is the author of seven books: 'The America-China Divide,' 'China Vision,' 'AI Supremacy,' 'Virtual Terror,' 'Global Risk Agility and Decision Making,' 'Managing Country Risk,' and 'Political Risk Insurance Guide.' He has also published more than 700 articles on risk management and current affairs and is a regular contributor to the South China Morning Post, Sunday Guardian, and The National Interest, among many others. Daniel holds master's degrees in International Relations from the University of Chicago and in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix. He received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from Richmond College in London.
Author Archive | Daniel Wagner
A Question for Washington: Who in the GCC Finances Terrorism?
Trump and Kim Think a Lot Alike: Why not Take Advantage of It?
Daniel Wagner 07.07.17
The Islamic State’s New Realities
Iran and the United States’ Competition in Eastern Syria
Daniel Wagner 06.24.17
Why New Laws Won’t Stop Cyber Terrorism
Daniel Wagner 06.06.17
The GCC’s View of “One Belt, One Road”
Can North Korea Transform U.S-China Relations?
Daniel Wagner 04.27.17
Why Past Performance is Fast Becoming Worth Ignoring
Daniel Wagner 04.01.17
The World’s Airports and Airlines Need More Human Intelligence
Daniel Wagner 03.24.17
The Growing Threat of Virtual Terrorism
Daniel Wagner 03.20.17
Deglobalization and the Rise of “Smart” Protectionism
Daniel Wagner 03.15.17
Malaysia’s Future Role in Saudi Arabia’s Islamic Military Alliance
Daniel Wagner 03.13.17
Will Trump and Putin See Eye-to-Eye on Libya?
Trump Should Tackle America’s Infrastructure Crisis Head On
Rising Political Risk in Asia
Daniel Wagner 02.06.17
Wanted: A New Chapter in U.S.-Sudan Relations
The Pending U.S.-Russia Reset: Birth of a New Business Model?
2017: The Beginning of the Era of Disruption
Daniel Wagner 01.01.17