Steve Dwyre is a former Managing Director at Lloyds Banking Group in London responsible for leading the Commercial Banking Industrials and TMT client coverage teams in the UK, North America, Europe, and AustralAsia. Prior to joining Lloyds Bank in April 2008 in New York, Steve worked for Standard Chartered Bank as head of their Global Corporates business for the Americas.
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Maria Eitel is the founding President and CEO of the Nike Foundation of Nike Inc. She served as the Vice President and Senior Advisor for Corporate Responsibility at Nike Inc. Ms. Eitel served as the European Corporate Affairs Group Manager for Microsoft Corporation in Paris; as a Director of Public Affairs for Microsoft Corp. for Public Broadcasting; and as a Senior Manager of Communications and Community Relations at MCI Communications Corp.
Drosten Fisher is a Principal in the New York office of Boston Consulting Group (BCG). He has worked with a variety of U.S. and international government departments and agencies in areas relating to strategy, policy, economic competitiveness, and organizational effectiveness and is a core member of BCG’s Public Sector and Industrial Goods practice areas.
Jeffrey Gedmin is a Senior Advisor at Blue Star Strategies, LLC and Co-Director of the Transatlantic Renewal Project at the World Affairs Institute and Journal. Previously, he was Chief Executive Officer of the Legatum Institute, a policy think tank, President of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, and Director of the Aspen Institute Berlin, an independent non-profit and non-partisan organization for international affairs and transatlantic relations.
Kaia Miller Goldstein is a consultant advising private and public sector organizations in developing economies on competitiveness and economic development. She worked with the Cambridge-based consulting firm the Monitor Group as a leader in its Country Competitiveness Practice, and co-founded the spin-out OTF Group before founding Aslan Global, Inc. in 2001.
Andrew Gundlach joined Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC in September 2006. Prior to joining the firm, Andrew Gundlach was a partner at Artemis Advisors, an investment firm based in New York City. He formerly worked at Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan.
Stan Humphries is the Chief Analytics Officer and Chief Economist at Zillow Group, an online platform that works with tens of thousands of real estate agents, lenders and rental professionals, helping maximize business opportunities and connect to millions of consumers.
Marty is an entrepreneur who has founded and operated a number of ventures in the international trade services and energy technology fields including: MK Data, which was recently acquired by Descartes Systems (DSGX), MK Technology (now the “Trade Compliance Group”), Gilston Kalin Communications, the publisher of the “the Export Practitioner”, GFC Crane Consultants Inc., a gantry crane maintenance company, and SmartSenseCom (a tunnel and drone detection technology company).
Michael Kim is the founder and Managing Partner of Cendana Capital, and Senior Advisor at Rustic Canyon Partners. Previously, Mr. Kim worked for Accelerator Venture Partners, Morgan Stanley’s Technology Mergers & Acquisitions Group, Chase Manhattan Bank, and IBM.
Mark P. Lagon is Distinguished Senior Scholar and Centennial Fellow at the Walsh School of Foreign Service. From 2010 through 2014, Lagon was the Chair for Global Politics and Security at Georgetown University’s Master of Science in Foreign Service Program, and adjunct Senior Fellow for Human Rights at the Council on Foreign Relations.