- Managing Director, Wharton Risk Center, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Studies at Ecole Polytechnique, McGill and Harvard. Currently, Professor and Managing Director, Wharton Business School. Since 2008, Chairman, OECD Secretary-General's Board on Financial Management of Catastrophes. Adviser to heads of state and corporations. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum (2007). Regular public speaker. Recipient, Kulp-Wright Book Award for most influential contribution in risk management literature. Expertise: strategic management and financing of extreme events, including: floods, hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis, global climate change, terrorist attacks, cyber risks, pandemics and financial and economic upheaval.