Outsourcing Operations During Political Instability: Current Business Climate in Ukraine and Beyond
In the face of current conflict in Eastern Ukraine, global business leaders are returning to discussions about managing global operations during geopolitical crises. Speaking at the IAOP (International Association of Outsourcing Professionals) Chicago Chapter meeting on July 17th 2014 at DePaul University, Boris Kontsevoi, president and founder of Intetics Co, discussed the impacts of geopolitical conflicts on global business. He analyzed the risks, consequences and opportunities the current conflict in Ukraine may bring to providers and outsourcing buyers worldwide. Learning from previous geopolitical issues in places such as India, it becomes clear that while geopolitical risks may present a threat, it is important to realize that outsourcing buyers do business with their outsourcing partners rather than their countries.
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