Alan Marcus is a global leader with a proven track record of developing advanced strategic insight, impactful thought leadership, stewarding strategic opportunities, and differentiated policy positioning. He is a client centric leader who searches for transformational intersects, identifies key issues and develops aligned solutions.
A noted authority on digital technology, policy and governance mechanisms, Alan has participated as an expert in numerous fora, including Mobile World Congress, WITSA, UN’s Internet Governance Forum, OECD, and ITU. He is co-author of “Beyond Cyber Security”, a hands-on guide that includes the practical steps institutions can take to achieve digital resilience and protect against cyber-attacks while creating value from technology investments and innovation.
As Head of Technology, Media, Digital, and Service Industries, Alan has global responsibility of shaping the agenda across the many activities of the WEF including the Annual Meeting in Davos. In this role, he engages with an exclusive list of top industry leaders, top knowledge experts, civil society leaders and government and public figures engaging them in public-private dialogue and cooperation.