RDS Global

RDS Global is an acknowledged leader in international business development. We have over 20 years of rich experience helping U.S. companies expand into international markets.

About RDS Global

One of RDS's primary capabilities is providing access and introductions to exactly the right people in both commercial and government entities at all levels in China, Asia and India.

RDS Global helps businesses expand to new markets, particularly businesses looking to maximize internal resources or those unfamiliar with a target geographies or industry segments. We leverage our extensive professional-level contacts worldwide and help companies grow markets. RDS focuses on delivering key data and analyses to help our clients make prudent investment and business development decisions across international markets. RDS provides clear, accurate analyses to help reduce our clients' financial, political, and legal risk when expanding internationally.


We conduct expert research to help management executives reach informed decisions. Due diligence, market projections, and in-depth risk assessment are integral parts of our research aimed at effecting business development, marketing strategy, and corporate planning.


RDS Global is based in San Diego, California and was founded in 1983 by Fred McClintock to provide external international expertise to U.S. companies. For over 20 years, RDS Global has assisted clients with many aspects of global expansion, including distribution channel recruitment and management, regulatory compliance, contact development, and direct sales development. Our clients come from various industry segments, including telecommunications services and equipment; semi-conductor and plastics manufacturing; and satellite imaging.

RDS's assignments have ranged from conducting "on-the-ground" market research to establishing fully operational regional sales networks. We leverage our local (in-country) due diligence to help produce reliable geopolitical, economic, and social risk assessments.