Andrea Muller is a Senior Advisor to Forward Risk and Intelligence. She has extensive and diverse global financial services experience in asset management, credit rating, investment banking, and law, having worked at Principal Financial Group, Fitch Ratings, UBS, and Shearman & Sterling.
At Principal Global Investors, Muller was a member of the Operating Committee for nine years and served as Global Head of the Institutional Business and CEO for Asia. Prior to Principal, she was Head of Asia Pacific for Fitch Ratings and Managing Director at UBS Investment Banking, working in both Asia and France.
Muller began her career as a lawyer with Shearman & Sterling in New York. She later became a European Partner at the firm, and developed an expertise in privatizations, capital markets transactions, M&A, and joint ventures.
Muller has also served on multiple company boards as well as non-profit industry boards.
Muller received a JD from the Georgetown University Law Center, a BS from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, and a Masters in European Union studies from the College of Europe in Belgium.