31 October 2018
A visit behind the scenes of WOA Founding Member Atlantic Risk Management, guided by their CEO, Richard Hawkins.
What is your Company’s business? What is its vision and mission?
We call it Strategic Risk Management, we provide specialist Risk Management Services to the Asset Based, Commercial and Receivables Finance Industry.
The vision is to be the Leading Provider of Risk Management Services to the Industry demonstrating at all times the highest level of Expertise, Knowledge and Integrity.
What services do you offer and in which countries do you operate?
We deliver Due Diligence programs including Field Examinations, Audits, Lender Finance Reviews and Cross Border Diligence. We also have a work out and collections business and we trouble shoot Distressed and Troubled portfolio companies.
We have Offices in London and Chicago and have worked in 30 counties across the globe.
Where do you want to take the business in the future?
We will continue to gear our offering to the needs of our clients, right now that is taking us to new locations and we are being asked to provide more specialized and wider services dealing with Complex Loan Scenarios but also in respect of Loan Portfolios.
What are the opportunities and challenges?
The opportunities are to provide professional and consistent support to the market in the face of continuing change, volatility and uncertainty. The challenges are always finding people that meet the very high standards we set.
How would you like people to describe your business?
A Reliable, Honest, Professional firm that gets the job done.
What’s one thing that people are surprised to learn about your business?
The size and types of transactions we undertake and the fact that we service some of the largest Financial Institutions in the world.