The outsourcing industry lucrative as it is, has become truly globalized. Given the constant competition to attract investment and outsourcing business it has become incumbent on organizations to conduct due diligence before committing to a market for their sourcing needs. A detailed risk reward analysis needs to be done to ensure there are no negative surprises at an advanced level of engagement. A case in point would be the recent crisis in Turkey. An unexpected coup attempt had caused significant losses to businesses life and property.