McLarty Associates, An Ankura Company is an international strategic advisory firm. Our work lies at the nexus of business and diplomacy. We understand the complexities of international markets and help our clients navigate the strategic and operational challenges they face around the globe.
We counsel corporations and non-profits on strategic planning, government issues and advocacy, market access, mergers and acquisitions, corporate communication, and political and economic risk issues worldwide. We also assist with high-level commercial and political negotiations.
McLarty Associates has built a global team of seasoned specialists with expertise in all the major markets of the world. Our team members have served nearly 300 clients in every region. Our professionals are former diplomats, trade negotiators, intelligence officers, journalists, and business people.
Our clients include some of the best-known global names, as well as select emerging companies. Our clients are generally Fortune 200 companies with substantial global footprints, but we also advise emerging companies venturing abroad for the first time. We have been delivering measurable results for our clients for over fifteen years, and many of our clients have been with us for nearly that long.
In addition to our diversified corporate clients, we have several specialized practice areas. Our financial markets practice, based in New York, advises financial institutions on politico-economic risk issues that affect their investment and risk management strategies. Our film and entertainment practice advises major Hollywood studios and filmmakers on internationally-themed media projects, from story generation through scriptwriting to physical production challenges overseas. Our food and agriculture practice advises investors, corporations, and non-profits on their overseas work in the industry.