SC_logo.jpgStorkey & Co Limited is an international management consultancy established in 2001 to provide independent specialist advice on sovereign debt management to central and state/provincial/local governments, and government enterprises.

The company sub-contracts or works in partnership with recognised experts who have considerable international experience in the financial markets and in public sector debt management. With their extensive project and change management expertise, they have developed an international reputation for delivering the highest quality practical solutions. The company's expertise has been highly valued by all the international financial institutions on technical assistance projects as well as with capacity building and training.

IMG_1111.jpgConsultancy Director Ian Storkey has spent over 36 years working in financial markets and public sector debt management as an international consultant and for the New Zealand Treasury (Debt Management Office) in Wellington and London. Over the past 21 years, this work has been focussed on providing policy advice and project management expertise to government clients to enable them to build their capacity in the areas of public debt, cash, and risk management (particularly operational risk including business continuity planning), and treasury and debt/risk management systemsHe is a Certified Member of the Institute of Finance Professionals New Zealand Inc (INFINZ (Cert)) and a Member of the Institute of Managers and Leaders, Australia and New Zealand (IML ANZ).

Ian worked with the World Bank to develop the Debt Management Performance Assessment (DeMPA) tool that has been applied in over 100 assessments across central and subnational governments. DeMPA evaluates strengths and weaknesses in public debt management, through a comprehensive set of 14 performance indicators covering six core areas of public debt management: (1) governance and strategy development; (2) coordination with macroeconomic policies; (3) borrowing and related financing activities; (4) cash flow forecasting and cash balance management; (5) operational risk management; and (6) debt records and reporting. He has also developed the methodology used by the IMF for operational risk management including business continuity and disaster recovery planning in government treasury and debt management operations.

Storkey and Co Limited's website provides information on public debt, cash and risk management, including the establishment of a debt management office (DMO). There is a library of documents and presentations along with a list of public debt management training providers and DMO publications. There are links to international financial institutions, sovereign debt management offices, debt management units, sub-national debt management units and other relevant or useful sites.

Recent, Current or Scheduled Assignments

  1. ADB debt management mission to Nay Pyi Taw and Yangon, Myanmar (January 2020)
  2. ADB debt management mission to Nur-Sultan (Astana), Kazakhstan (February-March 2020)
  3. ADB Public Debt Management Forum, Wuzhen, Peoples' Republic of China (June 2020)  - Postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19
  4. World Bank government on-lending assignment for Samoa, Home Time (August-October 2020)
  5. ADB 2020 Asian Regional Public Debt Management and Foreign Exchange Reserves Management Forum, Home Time (October-November 2020)
  6. IMF business continuity How-to-Note, Home Time (November 2020-March 2021)
  7. World Bank debt management virtual mission for Ghana, Home Time (December 2020)

All missions for 2020 scheduled for Myanmar and Kazakhstan have been postponed due to COVID-19.


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