This Department is headed by a Director – Strategy and Risk Mitigation and it supports governments and companies with easy economic and financial data access, risk mitigation, accurate forecasting and innovative workflow solutions. It also helps governments and companies identify, develop and implement winning strategies, offering support and capability building at every stage of the strategic journey.  The department supports public and private sector entities to enter new markets quickly and safely, navigate uncertainty and prepare for every outcome with the most comprehensive and consistent insight available. The Department’s micro-macro methodology examines microeconomic industry trends to better understand the broad macroeconomic forces affecting business strategy and public policy.