Event Date and time: Thursday 16 Feburary | 7:00 PM – 09:30 PM
Venue details: SGPB Hambros London Office | 8 Saint James’s Square | London SW1Y 4JU
Organisers: SGPB Hambros London Office
Event website: Dambisa Moyo at HEC Women UK Exceptional Women Series
Event cost: £26.64 – £37.06
HEC Women UK is very happy to invite you to its next Exceptional Women Evening with Dambisa Moyo, global economist, best-selling author and board member of Barclays Bank, Barrick Gold, Chevron and Seagate Technology.
Join us for a unique and intimate evening of storytelling, discussion and drinks around Dambisa who will share her experience, tips and path to success.
Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a global economist and author who analyzes the macroeconomy and international affairs. She advises companies, corporate boards, CEOs and management on investment decisions, capital allocation and risk management.
Dambisa Moyo serves on the boards of Barclays Bank, Barrick Gold, Chevron, and Seagate Technology. She was previously an economist at Goldman Sachs and worked at the World Bank in Washington, D.C. She is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is a Better Way for Africa and How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly and the Stark Choices Ahead. Her third book was Winner Take All: China’s Race for Resources and What it Means for the World.
Dambisa was named by TIME Magazine as one of the “100 Most Influential People in the World,” and was awarded the 2013 Hayek Lifetime Achievement Award.
Dambisa’s writing regularly appears in economic and finance-related publications such as the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal. She completed a PhD in economics at Oxford University and holds a Masters degree from Harvard University. She completed an undergraduate degree in chemistry and an MBA in finance at American University in Washington, D.C.
She is an avid tennis fan and has run numerous half marathons and marathons.