Irene has 25+ years of experience in managing pan-European research projects. Irene specialises in corporate strategy for growth companies and is specialised in stakeholder intelligence, value proposition design and business models. She has done B2B and B2C projects in most industries (networked industries, pharmaceuticals, industrial products, construction, retail and wholesale and tourism). Despite the extensive use of social media channels for work she still appreciates “old school face to face conversation” with businesses. She is fluent in several European languages.
ANJA CHEMNITZ THYGESEN
Anja is an industry and market analyst with 18 years background in market research and competitive intelligence. She is fluent in Scandinavian languages and English.
Ulla has over 20 years of experience in the field of corporate investigations and complex problem solving both in Europe and Latin America. Her projects include mainly due diligence investigations on companies and individuals, business intelligence, litigation support, fraud investigations and asset searches. Ulla is Finnish by origin and is fluent in French, Spanish, English and Swedish. Ulla is based between Brussels and Mexico City and her firm covers Scandinavia, the Benelux, and Latin America.
Teresa has over 20 years of experience in business intelligence, market research and corporate investigations. She is fluent in Portuguese, English, French, Italian and Spanish. Teresa's projects range from due diligence, market analysis, competitive intelligence, feasibility studies, pre-employment screening for high-level or sensitive positions, to fraud investigations support. She is an expert in collecting hard-to-get and valuable information. Her main markets are consumer and retail, industrial goods, pharmaceutical industry, telecommunications, energy, construction, real estate sustainability, tourism. Teresa has a vast network of contacts that allow her to cover Macao, Hong Kong, Brazil and many LatAm countries, Israel, Russia, India and most of Europe.
Ronald is a business research consultant with 15 years of experience in corporate investigations, intelligence and geopolitical analysis. He is based in Switzerland, from where he and his research team assist global investigations by covering the Benelux market, the Dutch Caribbean, Switzerland, Germany, Spain and beyond. He has a masters degree in history from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, and is an ACAMS certified anti-money laundering specialist. Ronald is fluent in English, Dutch and Spanish and has working knowledge of German and French.
Kieran is an investigator with more than 10 years’ experience in corporate investigations and intelligence. He is a native English speaker and is fluent in Russian. He covers the UK, Ireland, the US and the former Soviet Union.
Markus has over 15 years of experience in market and industry intelligence, supporting clients in various sectors (e.g. consumer goods and services, industrial goods, automotive, medtech, private equity) in questions around strategic business and organisational development. Being based in Stockholm, Markus covers both the Scandinavian region as well as the German-speaking countries of the DACH-region. He is fluent in English, German, and Swedish and also speaks some French, Italian, and Norwegian.
Julian Fisher founded Africa Integrity in 2010, with the aim of helping European investors engage ethically in Africa. Julian, who is based in the UK, is a highly experienced intelligence operative and dedicated Africanist with some twenty years’ hands on-engagement on the continent. His previous experience includes: postings in Africa for the British Diplomatic Service; Head of Security Intelligence for HSBC; and Head of Africa for Aegis Defence Services. He speaks kiSwahili.