Economist, Strategist, Author
The Charles Robertson speeches on the expanding African economy discuss the factors contributing to its boom. The Global Chief Economist and Head of Macro-Strategy at Renaissance Capital is a specialist in leading emerging markets. In addition to the rapidly African growth, his work has covered subjects including quantifying political risk, rising retirement age, the impact of terrorism and natural disasters, non-democratic economic growth, falling agricultural stocks and banking systems, all in relation to emerging markets.
He is the lead author of 'The Fastest Billion: The Story Behind Africa's Economic Revolution.' As the number one economics and macro analyst for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (Extel Survey from 2007-2010), his expertise is highlighted in this Charles Robertson speech.