Expertise: Risk management and business resilience.

Locations: Latin America (Colombia based).

Edward Dean is a Latin America expert with a background in risk management consultancy and investment banking. Edward managed Non-Financial Risk within Deutsche Bank and was responsible for the Risk Appetite and Metrics Program for the Americas. Previously Edward managed security consulting businesses for Kroll in Latin America and Control Risks in South America. Edward started his career in the British Army before entering the private security industry with Global Strategies Group, where he developed and managed high value projects in Iraq and Afghanistan before becoming the firm’s Commercial Manager based in Dubai, UAE. Edward holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics & Politics from Southampton University and a Masters in International Peace Studies from the UN mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica. Edward has worked throughout Latin America, speaks fluent Spanish and manages Strategia’s business in the region.