Yana Peel

Yana Peel
  • Chief Executive Officer, Intelligence Squared, Hong Kong SAR

Studied at McGill University; postgraduate studies in economics, LSE. Started career at Goldman Sachs. CEO, Intelligence Squared Group, the world's leading forum for live debate. 2003, co-founded Outset Contemporary Art Fund as a cultural foundation. Board and advisory positions across the arts including: Tate Executive Council, British Fashion Council, V&A, V-A-C Foundation Moscow, Para/Site Art Space and Asia Art Archive. Member, Global Agenda Council on the Role of Arts in Society, World Economic Forum. Author of series of three best-selling children's books to benefit the National Society for the Protection against Cruelty to Children (Art for Baby). Recipient of the Mont Blanc Award for Arts Patronage.