Larry Cristini is a member of the IGP global team and a senior adviser at Interel. With more than 15 years’ experience advising executive teams on anticipating and managing strategic risks, he is serving as crisis management product manager at Facebook.
Earlier in his career, Larry worked as director of corporate advisory services at the geopolitical consultancy Eurasia Group, where he helped business leaders navigate political developments and integrate political risk into corporate planning and strategy. Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Larry was a senior consultant in the reputational risk and crisis management practice at Marsh Inc., where he developed preparedness programs for clients across a variety of sectors. He headed the group’s scenario planning and crisis simulations team, and served on a 24/7 response team, providing real-time support.
Larry has lectured on political risk and crisis management at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University and at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
He holds an M.B.A. from George Washington and a bachelor’s in political science from Providence College.