Assist a creditor in a bankruptcy proceeding to prepare for interrogatories by examining whether the subject, an independent director of the debtor company, had a history of self-interested decisions or of acting too favorably toward company insiders.
Forward Risk was tasked by an investment management firm with determining the extent to which an individual subject of interest had been involved in a bribery scandal regarding a transportation company in Canada.
Forward Risk was tasked with identifying risk-relevant information regarding a Nasdaq-listed biopharmaceutical company operating in the US and Middle East.
Forward Risk was tasked with a due diligence investigation regarding an individual subject on behalf of a prospective business associate. Although the client was already aware of one piece of adverse information, self-reported by the subject, they were interested in discovering other potential issues.
Forward Risk was engaged by a potential investor to investigate and assess the professional histories and reputations of top management at a crypto-currency company.
Forward Risk was tasked by an investor client with digging into the background of a newly appointed chief compliance officer at a company where the client held a major position.
Forward Risk was tasked by an investor client with conducting a detailed overview of the impact of US sanctions on Iran vis-a-vis Chinese companies, focusing specifically on exemptions and waivers, and the process by which companies might be able to obtain these.
Forward Risk was tasked with identifying and analyzing political, regulatory, and reputational risk exposure in Indonesia for a US technology startup interested in entering the Indonesian market.
Provide a US payments processing company interested in entering a new market with a more comprehensive understanding of the local regulatory and political environment, as well as the associated political and commercial risks.
Forward Risk was engaged by an issuer to research an activist investor’s proposed board slate amidst a proxy contest.
In light of media reports about a discrimination case, Forward Risk was engaged at the request of an interested party to investigate whether there was a pattern of sexual harassment associated with a businessman.
Forward Risk was tasked by on behalf of an individual, who was considering a minority-level investment, with verifying the legitimacy of a subject’s social media ties to a number of public figures.