Sound Country Expertise for Your International Business.

We analyze the political and economic conditions in your foreign markets.

Sound Country Expertise for Your International Business.

Bespoke Advice

We analyze political and economic developments in your foreign target markets—clear and concise in a format that is tailored to your needs, and in personal discussion if required.

Experienced Experts

We work with nationally and internationally leading foreign affairs and security experts to deliver important background information, well-founded insights and competent first-hand assessments.

Global Network

As the consultancy subsidiary of the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) we can rely on a global network grown over decades. We provide you with political expertise to all countries and regions that are of interest to you.


Flexible Services for Your Individual Needs

The more political developments impact your economic success, the greater your need for reliable and well-founded country analyses. Draw on the DGAP’s foreign policy expertise—and consulting services that are flexible and calibrated to your needs.

Stability Analyses

Well-founded analysis of political stability in your target markets

Are you planning long-term investments in countries or regions that appear fragile or instable? We bring you up-to-date with the political and economic situation in a given country, shine a light on developments regarding the rule of law and democratization, and map power structures. Our stability analyses add a key political component to your analysis portfolio. They provide substantive backup for recommended action plans and shed critical light on them.


Continuous coverage and analysis of political developments

Are you active in foreign markets characterized by highly dynamic political developments? We offer continuous coverage of countries that are of interest to you and analysis of political, societal, and economic developments in combination with continuous assessments of the political investment climate. Our monitoring services also function as your early warning system to alert you to political change in time, putting you in a position to adjust and react with an eye on the future.


Background information and assessments of foreign policy developments

Whether it is Brexit or a populist head of government coming to power—radical political changes can have a profound effect on your international business activities. In our reports we explain the backgrounds and key drivers as well as develop scenarios of future developments.


Direct contact with our experts

Some questions are so complex they are best answered in direct personal dialogue. In our moderated roundtables our experts offer additional insights and first-hand assessments.



The foreign policy network

DGAP Consulting is a subsidiary of the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP), the foreign policy network.

The DGAP is committed to fostering impactful foreign and security policy on a German and European level that promotes democracy, peace, and the rule of law. Since its founding in 1955, the nonpartisan organization’s members and research have continued to shape the debate on foreign policy issues in Germany.

Through its work, DGAP aims to
– facilitate well-grounded foreign policy decisions
– promote informed debate on foreign policy issues in Germany
– further develop German expertise in foreign policy

Policy-oriented research: The DGAP houses a modern think tank that aims at advancing foreign policy. It offers advice and gives impulses in the field of operational foreign policy focusing on Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, the EU, China, Middle East/North Africa, and the United States.

Dialogue platform: With approximately 200 academic conferences, discussions, lectures, and debates the DGAP is Germany’s key platform for exchanges on foreign and security policy.

Trusted information: The DGAP publishes INTERNATIONALE POLITIK, Germany’s leading foreign affairs magazine. With the IP sister publication BERLIN POLICY JOURNAL, the DGAP shapes foreign affairs debates internationally.


Any questions?
I’m looking forward to hearing from you.

Stefan Dauwe
Managing Director
+49 (0)30 26 30 20 65

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