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Paradigm Shift or Peak Populism: The World’s Fight Today

Speaker: Nader Mousavizadeh, MAP Co-founder and Co-CEO When: 6:00pm-7:00pm Where: Rhodes House, South Parks Road, OX1 3RG

Paradigm Shift or Peak Populism: The World’s Fight Today
Nader Mousavizadeh, Co-founder and Co-CEO, Macro Advisory Partners (MAP)

Thursday 1 June, 6 - 7pm, Rhodes House

Nader has spent the past 20 years working in leadership positions in global institutions at the intersection of geopolitics, policy and markets. From 2010 to 2013, Nader was Chief Executive of Oxford Analytica, a leading global analysis and advisory firm. Prior to joining Oxford Analytica, Nader was an investment banker at Goldman Sachs – in the Financial Institutions group in New York and in the Executive Office in London. Before entering the private sector, Nader served at the United Nations, first as a political officer in Bosnia-Herzegovina in 1996, and subsequently in the Executive Office of UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan from 1997-2003.

A magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College and a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford where he received his M.Phil. in International Relations from Christ Church College, Nader received his MBA as a Sloan Fellow at the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Nader is a widely published contributor of articles and essays to The Financial Times, The New York Times, The Times of London, and Foreign Policy. He writes a regular column, Compass, for Reuters. In 2012, Nader authored, with Kofi Annan, Interventions: A Life in War and Peace, and is the editor of the Black Book of Bosnia, published in 1996. Nader is a Co-chair of the Richard C. Holbrooke Forum of the American Academy in Berlin, and a member of the Geopolitical Risk Council of the World Economic Forum. The WEF elected Nader as a Global Leader for Tomorrow.

Scholars can register on the Rhodes Scholars Network. Please contact RSVP@rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk if you would like further information.