Dr. Dambisa Moyo
Global Economist & Best-Selling Author
Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a preeminent thinker who influences key decision-makers in strategic investment and public policy. She is respected for her unique perspectives, her balance of contrarian thinking with measured judgment, and her ability to turn economic insight into investible ideas.
Dr. Moyo has earned a strong reputation as a top-tier opinion former and trusted advisor on macroeconomics, geopolitics, technology and millennial themes. She is a Board member of Barclays Bank, Barrick Gold, Chevron and Seagate Technologies. She holds a PhD in Economics from Oxford, a Masters from Harvard, and is recognized for fresh and innovative ideas as the author of three New York Times Bestselling Books:
• Winner Take All: China’s Race for Resources and What it Means for the World (2012)
• How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly and the Stark Choices Ahead (2011)
• Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is a Better Way for Africa (2009)
Dr. Moyo was named to the list of Time 100 Most Influential people in the world; writes for the Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Harvard Business Review and has traveled to 80 countries. She runs marathons and practices pilates and yoga in her spare time.