global affairs

In today's constantly changing global strategic landscape, organizations require a deeper understanding of the interconnectedness between policy, politics and business and how it can affect their objectives and bottomline. 

Having served as Senior Diplomatic Advisor to foreign Heads of State and senior U.S. Government officials, as well as serving as a Senior Strategist and External Engagement Advisor to leading global organizations, Clay Doherty is uniquely positioned to leverage his background and expertise to support your initiatives, from creation through implementation.

Clay is energized by aligning diverse groups to overcome cultural divides and create opportunities to leverage and achieve policy and business objectives. He understands how to navigate the nuances that come with cross-cultural engagement, often serving as the bridge-builder, forging common ground to achieve success for both sides.

A licensed consultant and regular guest lecturer at organizations including the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Clay is often called upon to provide strategic counsel related to cross-cultural engagement, international diplomacy and corporate etiquette. He ensures that leadership and senior managers are fully prepared before meetings or events where the observance of cultural sensitivities can often mean the difference between success and failure.

With an unparalleled understanding of how engagement and policy objectives are uniquely linked in achieving successful outcomes, Clay will be with you every step of the way, measuring his success by that of your own.