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Dr. Dambisa Moyo

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.


Dambisa has earned a strong reputation as a top-tier opinion former and trusted adviser on macroeconomics, geopolitics, technology, and millennial themes. She is a Board member of Barclays Bank and Chevron. She holds a doctorate in economics from Oxford, a masters from Harvard, and is recognized for fresh and innovative ideas as the author of four New York Times Bestselling Books:


Edge of Chaos: Why Democracy is Failing to Deliver Economic Growth and How to Fix It (2018)
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)


Dambisa was named to the list of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World; has published in Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Barrons, Harvard Business Review; and has traveled to 80 countries. In her spare time, she runs marathons, practices Pilates, and is an amateur boxer.