Arnold J. ZiegelMr. Ziegel is a senior risk advisor to Global Markets Consultants, Ltd.
As of June, 2002, Mr. Ziegel
concluded a career with Citibank and Citigroup
that spanned 34 years.For most of that time he
pursued various aspects of Citi's
corporate banking business, with particular emphasis on corporate finance and risk analysis and assessment.He
was designated a Senior Credit Officer of Citibank
in 1981. Immediately prior to his retirement from Citigroup, Mr. Ziegel was a Managing Director and Senior Industry Analyst for Citibank's Global Corporate Bank commercial banking and corporate finance business with banks and securities companies in Europe, North America, and Japan.He
was responsible for providing strategic marketing support and research, as well as counter-party risk analysis.Much of his work for the six years he was in this position concentrated on value based management metrics and strategies. From 1988 through 1996, Mr. Ziegel was Senior Banker and Managing Director for Citicorp's corporate finance and commercial banking business with the Retailing Industry in the United States.
Prior to that he
was a Senior Transactor in the Asset Securitization business.Earlier in his career he managed a portion of Citibank's Private Banking business with high net worth entrepreneurs and was also a banker responsible for the management of Citibank's relationships with international ship transportation companies in Europe and Asia.He has extensive experience as a banker to non-investment grade corporations and entrepreneurs. Mr. Ziegel has been a management consultant with the Financial Institutions and Management Sciences practices of Arthur D. Little, Inc.He earned an MBA degree from Columbia University, and a B.Sc. (with distinction in economics) from The Ohio State University.He also pursued a Ph.D. in Finance at the New York University Graduate School of Business.