Daniel Wagner



Daniel Wagner is the Managing Director of Risk Solutions at Risk Cooperative, a Washington, D.C.-based strategy, risk and capital management firm. He has more than a quarter century of experience in cross-border risk management as an insurance underwriter and broker, corporate risk manager, consultant and advisor. Wagner is the CEO of Country Risk Solutions, a cross-border risk advisory firm he founded, and Senior Vice President of Country Risk at GE Energy Financial Services, where he was part of a team investing billions of dollars into global energy projects. Wagner began his career as a political risk insurance underwriter at AIG in New York and subsequently became 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, Wagner then moved to Manila, where he was Guarantee and Risk Management Advisor, Political Risk Guarantee Specialist, and then Senior Guarantees and Syndications Specialist for the Asian Development Bank’s Office of Co-financing Operations. Wagner received his master’s degrees in International Relations from the University of Chicago and in International Management from the American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird) in Phoenix.