Piers Cumberlege

Piers Cumberlege
  • Senior Director, Head of Partnership, World Economic Forum

Studies at Oxford and Coventry universities, Venture Capital Institute and ICD-McGill University. 1982-91, with Hawker Siddeley Group, Africa and Japan, including as Director, Hawker Siddeley International. 1992-93, with BTR. 1993-96, with GPT: Commercial Director, Russia and CIS; Head, International Investments. 1996-2001, Senior Vice-President, Investments Moscow, Delta Capital; 2001-05, Vice-President, International and Global Partnerships, Bombardier; 2005-08, Head of Private Equity, Cordiant; 2005-09, President, Straightview; since 2009, Senior Director, Head of Partnership, World Economic Forum. Chairman Emeritus, Canada-Eurasia-Russia Business Association. Director: Banro; Care Canada.