Government Affairs | Political Risk | Academy

Where business meets politics

Who We Are

Our highly experienced international network of trusted advisors will help you navigate the growing geopolitical challenges and protect your business value in turbulent times.

Our Services

To support international businesses and organisations with current or potential new activities we offer

Government Affairs
1. International government relations support for businesses and organisations on political risk and issues e.g. regulations / legislation, reputational risk. 2. Augmenting effective interaction with key government decision makers, movers and shakers, regulators, special interest organisations. 3. Exclusively customized solutions: Intelligence-driven complex political problem solving, strategic interventions and contingency planning.
Political Risk
1. Scenario-based geopolitical risk exposure analysis and mitigation plans for incorporation into overall business strategies. 2. Stakeholder analysis, integrated power mapping and engagement plans. 3. Scénario: our exclusive geopolitical risk subscription service designed for international businesses covering impactful global developments.
K&P Academy
1. Fact finding mission to country/cities of choice to meet local business and political experts who provide insights into key risks and opportunities, trends and developments, legislative and regulatory frameworks, stakeholders in politics, business and society. 2. Presentations, expert meetings, speaker arrangements, conferences and debates. We have organised two college tours. One on democracy and the relations between the United States of America and the Netherlands and one on China as Rising Power. In 2020 we will most likely organise a tour on India.


Alex Krijger – Founder & Managing Partner

Annick Verbunt – Senior Partner

Patrick van der Heiden – Partner

Ruben Elands – Government Affairs Analyst

Arjan van Tongerlo – Intern Avans University of Applied Sciences

Amelie Burchardt – Intern University College Maastricht


Krijger & Partners works together with a diverse group of trusted, local, senior and experienced government and public affairs professionals around the world. Our partners – men/women, with different cultural backgrounds – have experience and expertise in business, governments and society. We have the knowledge, networks and methodologies to manage political-business risks and issues in a discrete way. We respect cultural differences and are dedicated to make a positive impact.

Board of Trustees

Rein Willems (Chair): former President Director Shell Netherlands; former Senator Dutch parliament

Michel de Jong: Head of Global Security COFRA Holding AG; Chair ASIS Benelux

Elsine van Os: CEO & Founder Signpost Six

Stijn Vos: Managing Director ESDEC

Anita Scholte op Reimer: VP Quality, Product Safety & Sustainability at AH/Ahold Delhaize

Kathleen Ferrier: Chair Netherlands UNESCO Commission, Professor Human Rights in Bangladesh, Co-Founder Bright Hong Kong

Gilberto Morishaw: Speaker, Student at Leiden University, Global Shaper, John Lewis Fellow


``Krijger & Partners advises leaders to prepare and incorporate political risk scenarios into business strategies``

EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Conference 2018, Monaco

Contact Us

Feel free to contact us

Lange Voorhout 11, 2514 EA The Hague, The Netherlands
+31 (0)70 22 11 940

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Managing 21st-century political risk. Today’s threats are more complicated but the remedies don’t have to be – Condoleezza Rice – Harvard Business Review