Amit Narayan

Partner

Mumbai

Amit Narayan is a Partner at Control Risks and leads the India and South Asia business. Based in Mumbai, Amit supports clients on designing, developing, and implementing risk-mitigation strategies. He has over two decades of experience with helping clients on reputation and integrity risk, public policy, labour disputes and stakeholder mapping & crisis management. 

  • Asia Pacific
  • Investment Support

Amit Narayan is a Partner at Control Risks and leads the India and South Asia business. Based in Mumbai, Amit supports clients on designing, developing, and implementing risk-mitigation strategies. He has over two decades of experience with helping clients on reputation and integrity risk, public policy, labour disputes and stakeholder mapping & crisis management. 

Amit joined Control Risks in 2018 from Edelman India where he served as the National Reputation Lead and Executive Vice President. Prior to joining Edelman, he managed Vodafone Group Enterprise’s Asia Pacific external communications. He also worked as Business Manager to the MD of a Vodafone Group Enterprise business unit in Asia Pacific. He has held Asia Pacific strategy, marketing and communications roles at The Walt Disney Company Hong Kong and Cable & Wireless Singapore. 

 

Some of the major reputational issues that Amit has consulted companies in India include: 
  • Investment advisory, government relations, labour disputes and community engagement related communications in India for a major MNC oil & gas company 
  • Consumer action, activist protests, trade related issues and shop floor worker issues for a major automotive manufacturer OEM in India
  • Assessing and communicating top-line risks for prominent private equity clients regarding their investee companies and corporate reputational risks in India
  • Investment advisory, government relations, labour disputes and community engagement related programmes across Asia Pacific 
  • Conducted over 100 days of crisis communications, reputational risk mitigation strategy workshops as well as scenario planning exercises with corporations 

 

Amit holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University and a Master’s degree in Business Economics from Delhi University. He is CQI and IRCA Certified Business Continuity Management Systems (ISO 22301:2019) Lead Auditor. 

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