Kevin Steinberg

Kevin Steinberg
  • President and Head of Client Services, Purpose, USA

AB (Hons) in Economics, Harvard University; MBA and JD (Order of the Coif), Stanford University. Formerly: 10 years with Wholesale and Investment Banking Practice, McKinsey & Company, New York and Switzerland, primarily focused on corporate, business unit and product strategy. With World Economic Forum: headed its Centre for Global Industries; oversaw its Membership and Partnership Department; led its Financial Institutions Sector; and launched several Forum initiatives including: the Risk Response Network; Private Investors industry; worldwide industry summits, and Global Leaders for Tomorrow community. From 2005-2013: founded the World Economic Forum USA, the North American affiliate of the Forum, and served as its Chief Operating Officer and Corporate Secretary. Currently, President & Head of Client Services at Purpose. In this role, sets Purpose’s strategic direction and leads its client services efforts, which focus on helping thoughtful leaders and enlightened organizations mobilize people to effectively make change. Adjunct Professor, Brandeis University International Business School. Member of the Board: Claridge, Inc.; New Center for Arts and Culture; McKinsey Social Initiative.