Milken Institute London Summit 2017
london summit speakers


Humanoid Robot, Hanson Robotics


Farooq Abbasi

Partner, Mosaic Ventures

Yomi Abiola

Founder, The Fem League

Michael Acton Smith OBE

Co-Founder and Co-CEO,


John Francis Barry

Chairman of the Board and CEO, Prospect Capital Management

Asli Bayram

Actress; Honorary Ambassador, Ministry of Justice Germany

Louise Beaumont

Co-chair, Open Banking Working Group, techUK; Strategic Advisor, Open Banking, Publicis Groupe

Alex Beauvais

Partner, London, McKinsey & Company

Jonathan Blair

Co-Chair and UK Managing Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson

David Bohigian

Executive Vice President, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Adam Boulton

Editor-at-Large and Presenter, "All Out Politics," Sky News

Karen Bremner

Contract and Commercial Manager, Cobham Aviation

Andrew Byrne

Head of Public Policy, Uber


Ben Caldecott

Founding Director, Sustainable Finance Programme, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford

Ailish Campbell

Chief Trade Commissioner of Canada and Assistant Deputy Minister, International Business Development, Global Affairs Canada

Maria Cantillon

Executive Vice President and Global Head of Alternative Asset Managers Solutions, State Street

Bruce Carnegie-Brown

Chairman, Lloyd's

Joe Cerrell

Managing Director, Global Policy and Advocacy, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

MB Christie

Chief Operating Officer, Tech City UK

Michael Chui

Partner, McKinsey Global Institute

Christa Clapp

Research Director, Climate Finance, CICERO

Madeleine Clarke

Chair, European Venture Philanthropy Association; Executive Director, Genio

Jeremy Coller

Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Coller Capital

Elizabeth Collett

Director, Migration Policy Institute Europe; Senior Advisor, Transatlantic Council on Migration, MPI

Paul Collier

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford

Jackie Cooper

Senior Advisor, Edelman; Board Advisor, Jamie Oliver Holdings

Miles Courage

Managing Director, JPMorgan Asset Management


Michael DeAddio

Chief Operating Officer, WorldQuant LLC

Ross DeVol

Walton Fellow, Walton Family Foundation

Richard Ditizio

President and Chief Operating Officer, Milken Institute

Marisa Drew

CEO, Impact Advisory and Finance Department, Credit Suisse

Geoffrey Duncombe

Chief Investment Officer, Two Sigma Advisers


Sylvia Earle

Founder, Mission Blue; National Geographic Explorer in Residence

Tim Edwards

Business Development Manager, Team Rubicon UK

Johan Eliasch

Chairman and CEO, Head N.V.; Former Special Representative to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom


Rik Ferguson

Vice President, Security Research, Trend Micro; Special Advisor, Europol EC3

Stephanie Flanders

Senior Executive Editor, Bloomberg; Head, Bloomberg Economics

Conrad Ford

Founder and CEO, Funding Options

Tina Fordham

Managing Director and Chief Global Political Analyst, Citi

Ben Franklin

Head of Economics of an Ageing Society, International Longevity Centre

Lynne Franks

CEO and Founder, Lynne Franks Partnership; Founder, Power of 7 Women's Leadership Programme

Tony Fratto

Founder and Partner, Hamilton Place Strategies; Former Deputy Press Secretary, The White House

Michael Freno

Head of Global Fixed Income and Multi Asset, Barings


Michele Gesualdi

Chief Investment Officer, Kairos Investment Management

Ian Goldin

Professor of Globalisation and Development, University of Oxford; Director, Oxford Martin Programme on Technological and Economic Change

Assia Grazioli-Venier

CEO and Co-Founder, Muse Capital; Board of Directors, Juventus Football Club

Hugh Griffiths

Chief Executive, Inzpire Limited

Francesco Guerrera

Head of EMEA, Dow Jones Media Group; Publisher, Financial News

Robert Guest

Foreign Editor, The Economist


August Hanning

Former State Secretary, Federal Ministry of the Interior, Germany; Former President, Federal Intelligence Service, Germany

Lord Michael Hastings CBE

Baron Hastings of Scarisbrick

Gísli Hauksson

Co-Founder, Chairman, Group CEO and CIO, GAMMA Capital Management Ltd

Sarah Haywood

CEO, MedCity; Steering Board Member, DigitalHealth.London

Maryam Hussain

Partner, Fraud Investigations and Dispute Services, EY


Antony Jenkins

Founder and Executive Chair, 10x Future Technologies

Robert Wood Johnson

Ambassador of the United States of America to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Syed Kamall

Conservative MEP for London; Leader of the European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) Group, European Parliament

Izabella Kaminska

FT Alphaville Blogger, ‎Financial Times

Hussein Kanji

Founder, Hoxton Ventures

Daniel Keiper-Knorr

General Partner and Founder, Speedinvest

Susanna Kempe

Group Content and Marketing Partner, Brunswick

Parag Khanna

Managing Director, Hybrid Reality Pte Ltd.

Kevin Klowden

Executive Director, Center for Regional Economics and California Center, Milken Institute

Michael Klowden

CEO, Milken Institute

Spyros Kouvelis

Senior Expert, Sustainable Development & Circular Economy, UN Environment Programme-MAP; Former Vice-Minister for Foreign Economic, Environmental and Cultural Affairs, Greece

Robert Kricheff

Portfolio Manager and Global Strategist, Shenkman Capital

Steve Krouskos

Global Vice Chair, Transaction Advisory Services, EY

Michał Krupiński

CEO, Bank Pekao SA; Former Undersecretary of State Treasury, Poland


Rick Lacaille

Executive Vice President and Global Chief Investment Officer, State Street Global Advisors

Richard Laughton

CEO, easyCar; Chair, Sharing Economy UK

William Lee

Chief Economist, Milken Institute

Dominic Lester

European Head of Investment Banking, European Head of TMT Investment Banking and Joint Global Head of Technology, Jefferies LLC

Damian Lillicrap

Head, Investment Strategy, QSuper Australia

Adrian Lloyd

Partner, Episode 1 Ventures

Michael Lynch OBE

Founder, Invoke Capital


Scott Mackin

Co-President and Managing Partner, Denham Capital

James Mackintosh

Senior Columnist, Markets, The Wall Street Journal

Caitlin MacLean

Director, Innovative Finance, Milken Institute

Pippa Malmgren

Founder, DRPM Group; Co-Founder, H Robotics

Lord Mandelson

Chairman, Global Counsel; Former European Trade Commissioner and British First Secretary of State

Prasanth Manghat

CEO and Executive Director, NMC Health

Ben Maruthappu

Co-Founder, Cera Care; Co-Founder, NHS Innovation Accelerator

Richard Mattison

CEO, Trucost; Member, EU Sustainable Finance High Level Expert Group

Colin Mayer CBE

Peter Moores Professor of Management Studies, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

Sabrina McCormick

Associate Professor, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University; Lead Author, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Jim Mellon

Entrepreneur and Investor; Chairman, Burnbrae

Eva Micheler

Associate Professor in Law, London School of Economics

David Miliband

President and CEO, International Rescue Committee; Former Foreign Secretary, United Kingdom

Michael Milken

Chairman, Milken Institute

Patricia Milligan

Senior Partner and Global Leader, Multinational Client Group, Mercer; Global Leader, When Women Thrive

James Morgon

Managing Director, Europe, Milken Institute

Jackson Mueller

Associate Director, Center for Financial Markets, Milken Institute


Giuseppe Naglieri

Partner, Corporate and Traded Credit, Värde Partners


Brian Oliver

Head of FICC Sales & Relationship Management, Europe & Asia, Citadel Securities

George Osborne

Editor, London Evening Standard; Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

Michael O'Sullivan

Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, International Wealth Management, Credit Suisse


Dave Palmer

Co-Founder and Director of Technology, Darktrace

Kathryn Parsons

Founder & Co-CEO, Decoded

Liesbet Peeters

Managing Partner, D. Capital Partners

Grace Peters

Executive Director, European Equities Strategies, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Erin Platts

Head of Commercial Banking, UK Branch, Silicon Valley Bank


Meabh Quoirin

CEO and Co-Owner, Foresight Factory


Arvind Rajan

Managing Director and Head of Global and Macro, PGIM Fixed Income

Peter Randall


Wim Raymaekers

Head of Global Banking Market, SWIFT

Michael Rogers

Principal, Practical Futurist

Nicolas Rohatyn

CEO and Chief Investment Officer, The Rohatyn Group

Alec Russell

Weekend Editor, Financial Times


Raj Samani

Chief Scientist, McAfee

John Schellhase

Associate Director, Milken Institute Center for Financial Markets

Rhonda Schmidtlein

Chairman, U.S. International Trade Commission

Andrew Scott

Professor of Economics, London Business School; Author, "The 100 Year Life"

Omar Selim

CEO and Founder, Arabesque Partners

Erik Serrano Berntsen

CEO and Co-Founder, Stable Asset Management

Jay Shetty

Award Winning Host, Storyteller and Filmmaker

Howard Shore

Executive Chairman, Shore Capital Group

Ralph Simon

Chairman and CEO, Mobilium Global Group; Senior Advisor, Laurel Strategies

Melissa Stevens

Executive Director, Center for Strategic Philanthropy, Milken Institute

Alisa Swidler

Trustee, Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project; Advisor, I Am Eco Warrior and The Captain Planet Foundation

Matthew Swift

Chairman and CEO, Concordia


Philippa Thomas

Senior Presenter and Correspondent, BBC World News

Anthony Todd

CEO and Founder, Aspect Capital

Brenda Trenowden

Global Chair, 30% Club; Head of Financial Institutions Group Europe, ANZ Bank

Karen Tso

Anchor, CNBC Europe

Igor Tulchinsky

Founder, Chairman and CEO, WorldQuant LLC


Jayne Van Hoen

Executive Director, Events, Milken Institute

Marc van Weede

Global Head of Strategy and Sustainability, Aegon

Hubertus Väth

Managing Director, Frankfurt Main Finance e.V.

Sev Vettivetpillai

Managing Partner, The Abraaj Group

Andrew von Eschenbach

President, Samaritan Health Initiatives Inc.; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; former Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration


Nigel Walder

Managing Director, Bain Capital

Andy Walshe

Human Performance Expert

Staci Warden

Executive Director, Center for Financial Markets, Milken Institute

Adam Wheeler

Head of Non-U.S. Private Finance Investments, Barings

Jasmine Whitbread

Chief Executive, London First

Mark Whitcroft

Founding Partner, Illuminate Financial Management

Gregory Williamson

Chief Investment Officer, American Red Cross

Mark Wilson

Group Chief Executive Officer, Aviva

Adrian Wooldridge

Political Editor and Bagehot Columnist, the Economist