49th St. Gallen Symposium "Capital for Purpose": 8–10 May 2019


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Upcoming Speakers

Mark Tercek (US)

President & Chief Executive Officer, The Nature Conservancy

Bogolo Kenewendo (BW)

Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry of the Republic of Botswana

Ignazio Cassis (CH)

Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland

Lauren Currie (GB)

Prof. Kees Christiaanse (NL)

Manu Chandaria (KE)

Wolfgang Buechele (DE)

Alice Bentinck (GB)

GDP Growth Belongs to Economic History

By Likki-Lee Pitzen, GWS Global Warning System and member of the St. Gallen Symposium's global Leaders of Tomorrow community

Benito C. Bengzon, Jr. (PH)

Batsukh Galsan (MN)

John Bassett III (US)

Bertrand Badré (FR)