Cynthia Hansen

Cynthia Hansen
  • Director, Head of Professional Services Industry, World Economic Forum

1994, dual BA in Asian Studies and English Literature, University of Puget Sound; 2005, MSc in Management of Non-Governmental Organizations, London School of Economics. 1995-97, English Teacher, Ministry of Education, Japan; 1998-2000, Admissions Head, Amity Institute; 2000-04, Director, US State Department International Visitor Programme, World Affairs Council; 2005-08, Director, Management Consultancy, Action Planning, specializing in NGO strategy and governance. Since 2008, with the World Economic Forum, including: Associate Director, Civil Society Organizations; Associate Director, Head of Financial Institutions; currently Director, Head of Community of Chairmen and Role of Business, Business Engagement Team.