Mikhail Gorbachev Former World Leader and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate is one of the most respected political figures in the international arena. An engaging and powerful speaker who talks knowledgeably about the social, economic and political fallout of climate change and his vision for a greener world, the importance of world peace and the advantages of creating a sustainable future.
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Louise Fresco a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual who combines extensive international experience in food and agriculture with international development. A former high-ranking official with the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization her main focus today is in building bridges between science and policy, and between the public and private sectors.
Sir Richard Branson is the most exciting and personable businessman alive and the man behind one of the world’s most recognized and respected brands, Virgin. The brand has expanded into air and rail travel, hospitality and leisure, telecommunications, health and wellness, and clean energy through more than 300 companies in 30 countries.
Martti Ahtisaari is the former president of Finland and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his efforts to resolve international hostilities on several continents over more than three decades. An outstanding international mediator and speaker.
Martti Ahtisaari is a veteran negotiator who has played a leading role in peace deals in several regions of the world.
Jeffrey R. Shafer has nearly 40 years of experience in economic analysis, financial policymaking and investment banking. As previous vice chairman of Citi’s Global Banking and Head of Economic and Political Strategies he was responsible for identification and analysis of key global economic and political issues and for relationships with key government officials around the world. An experienced speaker on global developments for a corporate audience.