David Anderson
Personal Information
  • Education:
    MA / MBA. Business and Latin American Studies, University of Texas at Austin. BA. Political Science, Amherst College
  • Certified Arbitrator:
David Anderson is the founder and principal of Anderson Risk Consultants, which provides arbitration, expert witness and credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) advisory services. He also serves as the Head of Political Risk Insurance for Starr Insurance Companies – North America. As an expert witness, he has handled cases across the New York, London, Singapore, and Hong Kong jurisdictions, engaged by seven different major law firms. David has a 24-year career in CPRI, mainly with Zurich Insurance Group AG, where he was the global head of CPRI 2016-2018. He has direct experience insuring a wide variety of investments and loan structures, including short term trade receivables and trade finance, structured trade finance, project finance, sovereign and sub-sovereign loans, PRI for property and mobile assets, and PRI for infrastructure projects in over 100 countries. His professional designations include ARIAS Certified Arbitrator and accredited Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).