- Senior Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +81 3 5369 3932
- F: +81 3 5369 3940
- Keio Shinjuku 3-chome Bldg 6F
- 3-1-24 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
- Tokyo, 160-0022
- T: +81 3 5369 3939
- F: +81 3 5369 3940
- B.A., Southeast Asian Studies & Burmese Language, Institut National des Langues & Civilisations Orientales
- M.A., International Affairs, Sciences Po Paris
- Exchange Program, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University
- Certificate, Burmese Language, University of Foreign Languages, Yangon
- Global Risk & Investigations
- Due Diligence
- Emerging Markets
Romain Caillaud is a Senior Director in the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment of FTI Consulting and is a member of the Risk, Investigations and Disputes team based in Tokyo, Japan.
Romain provides advice on political, regulatory, reputation and partner risks to ensure the compliance, integrity and resilience of his clients’ transactions and operations in Japan and the Asia Pacific region. Romain has provided counsel to strategic investors, financial institutions, law firms and nonprofit organisations. His engagements have encompassed extractive industries, power and infrastructure projects, telecommunications, media and technology, food & beverage, manufacturing and financial services.
Before joining FTI Consulting in Japan, Romain spent more than a decade in Southeast Asia. As a Director & Singapore Country Representative of a boutique public affairs consultancy, he oversaw operations and led stakeholder engagement activities in Singapore, Malaysia and Myanmar; supported analytical projects and campaigns in Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia; and contributed to region-wide business development efforts.
Prior to that, Romain was a Senior Director in FTI Consulting’s Singapore office where he participated in business intelligence, due diligence and corporate investigation projects across all ten ASEAN countries. Before Singapore, Romain lived in Myanmar where he established the Yangon office of a Southeast Asia-focused corporate advisory firm specializing in government relations, public policy and political risk analysis.
Whilst studying for a Masters degree in International Affairs at Sciences Po Paris, Romain was also a Parliamentary Assistant in the French Senate as well as an Analyst with the French Embassy in Myanmar, the French Ministry of Defense and the Cambodian Ministry of Justice. Romain was also an exchange student at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States and at Waseda University in Japan. In addition to English and his native language French, Romain is conversant in Burmese.
Romain holds degrees in the Burmese language and has acted as the President of the French Myanmar Chamber of Commerce. He has provided his insights on Myanmar’s current affairs in leading publications and international news channels.