As emerging markets have taken center stage in the global economy, so too have the associated risks. Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) as well as Africa are seeing more growth while the US economy is lagging behind these emerging economies. Therefore, investors are eager to finance mega deals in these countries, assuming that the due diligence has been completed. This is not always the case. In an increasingly intertwined business world with far-flung supply chains stretching across myriad time zones and cultures, a comprehensive business continuity plan can help a company battle devastating hurricanes that can knock out contact…