Global Markets Consultants Ltd.

Consultant Biographies
William Allen

William Allen

Mr. Allen is the founder and president of Global Markets Consultants, Ltd. Primarily focusing on international financial services, Global Markets Consultants, Ltd. provides consulting and executive education in the areas of derivatives, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, risk management, and asset/liability management for a number of major banks, securities firms, multinational corporations, and institutional investors around the world. Mr. Allen, along with his father, is also involved in a separate specialised mergers and acquisitions consulting practice. Before founding the firm, Mr. Allen was a senior associate consultant with Sherbrooke Associates in Boston, Massachusetts. Previous to his involvement in consulting, Mr. Allen worked with J.P. Morgan in various securities and derivatives trading, arbitrage, hedging, and marketing activities in London and New York. Mr. Allen pursued MBA and doctoral studies in international banking and capital markets at the Harvard Business School. He received the Elijah Watts Sells Award and the John S. Glenn Gold Medal for outstanding performance on the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) examination while he was with Ernst and Whinney, an international accounting firm. At the same time, he was awarded the Robert Beyer Bronze Medal for outstanding performance on the Certified Management Accounting (CMA) examination. Mr. Allen also earned the professional designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) while serving as the chief financial and investments officer of Rhodes College.

Christopher Danielewski

Christopher J. Danielewski

Christopher J. Danielewski is Managing Director of Global Markets Training and Consultants specializing in the areas of Asset Liability Management, fixed income, treasury and exposure management, money markets and derivatives products. Before joining GMT, Mr. Danielewski managed capital and financial markets businesses for Citibank, Credit Agricole Indosuez and Calyon. During a twenty year career at Citibank Mr. Danielewski held a number of senior positions. As Treasurer and dealing room manager, he was responsible for all funding, trading and sales activity in Citibank Paris. Later he managed the Emerging Markets FX trading team in New York and was co-head of Citigroup New York’s Corporate Foreign Exchange Sales. He later joined the Credit Agricole group as SVP and Head of Capital Markets for the U.S. based in New York and later as Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income for Central and Eastern Europe based in Warsaw. He has designed and delivered courses all over the world for major financial institutions and corporate audiences. Mr. Danielewski completed his undergraduate education at The Johns Hopkins University and received a Masters in International Economics and Political Science from The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). He is fluent in English, French, and Polish.