Steven Klemencic, Managing Director, Ankura Consulting Group, LLC to Speak at The U.S. Foreign Direct Investment Review Procedures

Top Quote The Knowledge Group, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Steven Klemencic, Managing Director, Ankura Consulting Group, LLC will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The U.S. Foreign Direct Investment Review Procedures: Recent Developments Every Investor Should Know LIVE Webcast.” End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) February 12, 2019 - This event is scheduled for Friday, February 22, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET.

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    About Steven Klemencic
    Steve Klemencic is a Managing Director at Ankura with extensive experience in evaluating, assessing, auditing, and monitoring foreign mergers, acquisitions, and other investment transactions in the United States that may impact US national security. Steve has worked closely with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) and supported both law firms and transactional parties in all stages of the CFIUS review process. Steve personally has served as the compliance auditor on several transactions, and provided expert advice on national security issues to US and foreign parties in their transaction planning. Additionally, he developed a supply chain integrity assessment, and provided cyber threat actor profile assessments to companies in the technology and health care sectors. As a senior analyst at the National Intelligence Council, he developed and implemented the threat assessment review process that is currently used to assess security risks that may be posed by foreign parties to transaction notification to the CFIUS. Steve served 21 years in the US Navy, retiring as a Commander. He is based in Washington, DC.

    About Ankura Consulting Group, LLC
    Ankura is a business advisory and expert services firm defined by HOW we solve challenges. Whether a client is facing an immediate business challenge, trying to increase the value of their company or protect against future risks, Ankura designs, develops, and executes tailored solutions by assembling the right combination of expertise. We build on this experience with every case, client, and situation, collaborating to create innovative, customized solutions, and strategies designed for today’s ever-changing business environment. This gives our clients unparalleled insight and experience across a wide range of economic, governance, and regulatory challenges. At Ankura, we know that collaboration drives results.

    Event Synopsis:
    Due to the booming number of developments and the growing complexity of foreign economic landscape, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) review procedures have been subject to significant amendments both in the U.S., thru the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), and in Europe in the previous years. To learn more about the remarkable developments and updates surrounding this topic, join a panel of key thought leaders and foreign direct investment professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of the FDI Review Procedures and as they delve into the depth-analysis of the current trends and recent court rulings both in the U.S. and EU involving this significant topic. Speakers will present key perspectives and will also provide the audience with practical strategies and tips to avoid potential risks and pitfalls.

    Key topics include:
    • Foreign Direct Investment: EU and U.S. Perspectives
    • FDI Review Procedures: A Thorough Analysis
    • EU and U.S. regulations on FDI and Its Impact on the National FDI Review Procedures
    • CFIUS and FDI Clearance
    • Trends, Developments and Updates

    About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
    The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:

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