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Dambisa Moyo, PhD

Global Economist, Author, New York Times Best-Selling Author

General Session 3:

The Five Trends That Will Define The Post Pandemic World

Even before the 2020 global pandemic hit the world in earnest, the global economy was in a precarious place. Moyo will chart the five key macroeconomic and geopolitical trends that will dominate the post-COVID era, with a focus on investable ideas and opportunities for returns in the coming challenging world. 

 

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Biography

Dambisa Moyo, PhD, is a pre-eminent thinker, who influences key decision-makers in strategic investment and public policy. She is a top-tier opinion former and trusted advisor on macroeconomics, geopolitics, and technology themes. She is a co-principal of Versaca Investments, a family office focused on growth investing globally. She serves on a number of global corporate boards including 3M Corporation, Chevron, and Condé Nast. She worked at the World Bank and Goldman Sachs for nearly a decade. She is the author of four New York Times bestselling books, including Edge of Chaos: Why Democracy Is Failing to Deliver Economic Growth—and How to Fix It (2018). Her newest book, How Boards Work: And How They Can Work Better in a Chaotic World, is scheduled to be published in spring 2021. Moyo earned a PhD in economics from Oxford University and an MPA from Harvard University.

Achievements 

    • Named in Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World

    • Published in the Financial Times, WSJ, Barron's and Harvard Business Review

    • Hayek Lifetime Achievement Award
    • Traveled to over 65 countries

    • Marathon runner

 

Click Above to see Dambisa Moyo's Interview with Fortune Magazine!