Emerging markets speakers: Jim O’Neill coined ‘BRIC’ as Brazil, Russia, India, China. Plus S for S Africa. Add Indonesia, SE Asia and Africa. Most of the world is outside G8 but BRICs are in G20 and growing fast. It’s now a formal organisation and the 11th BRIC Summit was held in Brasilia in 2019.
Frances Coppola speaker and writer on economics, finance, and monetary policy. Formerly with Nat West, RBS and SBC Warburg, now a highly regarded commentator on finance and risk. Co-founder of Pieria.co.uk and contributor to Bloomberg, BBC, FT. ... [more]
George Magnus - an economist and commentator - is an Associate at the China Centre, Oxford University. He is author of 'The Age of Aging' and 'Uprising: will emerging markets shape or shake the world economy?' ... [more]
Lord Mark Malloch-Brown - served as UK Minister of State for Africa, Asia and the UN, as Deputy Secretary-General, former Vice President at the World Bank & Chief of Staff, UN Secretary General.... [more]