Recent Chairman of FSA and UK Government's Climate Change Committee

Group Chief Economist - Aditya Birla Group

Chairman, Innovate Finance and Prime Minister’s Business Ambassador for FinTech

Professor of Finance at London Business School

Former Prime Minister of Finland

Russian Minister of Finance from 2000 - 2011

Renowned expert on macroeconomics and demographics

Renowned Economist who accurately predicted the South East Asian Financial Crisis and the US Subprime Financial Crisis

Former Union Minister to the Government of India, Author, Economist, Journalist, National Security

World Bank's Trend Guru

Chairman Institute of Directors and UK Pension Protection Fund

Former CEO and Chairman of BNP Paribas, currently Senior Advisor at Boston Consulting Group

Adviser to the German government on economic policy

Former Governor of India's Reserve Bank

Economics Professor and member of the Scientific Board of the French Association of French Administration

Chairman of the Financial Services Club

Founding Partner of Macro-Advisory Ltd

German Economist and President of the ifo Institute for Economic Research

FinTech Entrepreneur and former Managing Director Google UK and Ireland

Editor-in-Chief of Economist.com

World authority on future of energy and Pulitzer Prize winner

Expert on digital money

Mansfield Freeman Chair Professor of the School of Economics and Management of Tsinghua University

Inspirational Statesman

Previous US Board Member IMF

Recent Governor of Reserve Bank of India

Former Japanese Vice Minister of Finance

Director, National Economics Research Institute, China Reform Foundation

German lawyer and politician, a former Member of the European Parliament, a former member of the Bundestag, and a former chairman of CDU/CSU parliamentary group

Former Governor of the Central Bank of Turkey

Leading global economist widely respected for his understanding of macro economic trends and the accuracy of his forecasting

Expert on Future of Energy and Professor of Energy Economics

Nomura Professor and Director of the Program on International Financial Systems at Harvard J. F Kennedy School of Government

Among Europe's foremost speakers on global future trends in economics, business and society

President of the ifo-Institute in Munich (1999-2016)

Former Senior Managing Director and Leader, Global Business Growth Strategy, PwC; Private Equity Executive; Chief of Staff, President’s Council of Economic Advisers

Japan's former Minister for Fiscal Policy and Financial Affairs

One of Time magazines 'Leaders for the New Millenium'; Expert on CSR

President of Germany (2004-10) and Managing Director of the IMF (2000-04)

Global Head of Strategy Schroders

Former Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2010 -2016

Former Vice President and Head of Policy, World Bank, former policy advisor to Nelson Mandela

Global commentator on finance, risk and geo-politics, and author of bestseller Currency Wars

A legendary figure in global finance, James Wolfensohn’s understanding of the global economy, specifically emerging markets, is unparalleled

Perennial leading American member of the B20 for the G20, Business & Education Influencer, Board Advisor, Next-Generation Leadership Expert, Founder, CEO & Chief Mentor of ThreeEQ, Acclaimed Author

Chairman of the Group of Thirty. Chairman of Board of Directors of Bruegel University. Former President of The European Central Bank

Renowned Development Economist, Director of Earth Institute Columbia University

Former Chief Executive of Shell

Founder of China’s debt capital market

Former Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management and creator of BRIC acronym

Global Investment Guru

Derivative Trader turned Neuroscientist

Director of Economics Research, Gulf Research Centre

Co-founder Wonga.com

Former President of Bolivia

President of the European Commission 2004-14

American Economist and Professor at Columbia University

First Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, an Organisation he Created and Headed for Over Sixteen Years

Leading German economist, key member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB) 2006-11

Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Development Economics at the World Bank (2008-12)

Fellow in Economics, Oxford University, and Adjunct Professor, London Business School

Editor of Financial Times

Experienced European Central Banker

Serial entrepreneur and author

Art of Fund Management

Germany's leading economist

Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value and Director, The Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose at University College London

One of the 'Top Ten Money Managers of the 20th Century'

Former Chairman of the Securities Exchange Board of India

Venture Capitalist and former CEO of First National Bank

Former Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund

Winner of the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize

American neuroscientist noted for her work on human morality, altruism and decision making

Founder of Grameen Bank, Nobel Peace Prize winner

Former Chief Economist and Head of External Relations of Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)

Former Trader, Risk Specialist and Author

Oxford University Professor of History, acclaimed author and film maker

Globally Recognised Economist and Leading Authority on Climate Change

Long serving UKIP Leader and Brexit Campaigner

Economics Editor ITV News

Renowned economist who predicted the 'credit crunch'

Former U.S. Diplomat, World Bank Group Communications Head, and Managing Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in France

Indian Finance Minister (2004-2014)

Leading geo-strategic expert and best-selling author

Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (2005-2013)

Globally Renowned Behavioural Economist

Former advisor to President Barack Obama

Former Finance Minister of Germany

2010 Joint Nobel Prize Winner for Economics

European Economic Correspondent New York Times

Recent CEO Standard Chartered plc

Malaysia's longest serving Minister of International Trade and Industry

Author of 'Fault Lines: How Hidden Cracks Still Threaten The World Economy', Former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India

Professor Richard A. Werner is Chair in International Banking at the University of Southampton, UK and Director of its Centre for Banking, Finance and Sustainable Development.

Renowned CNN Business Correspondent

Technology Correspondent of the Spectator

Expert on later life

Founder of IMD World Competitiveness Centre

Professor of International Economics at the Brandeis International Business School

Respected economist and author

former Secretary-General of UNCTAD (2005-2013), former Director-General of the World Trade Organization (2002-2005) and former Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand

Recent Minister of Finance for Germany

German economist, who was chief economist of Deutsche Bank (2010-2012)

One of the UK's leading economists

Director of Economic Policy to the US President (1989-92) and Tiger Hedge Fund Manager

Author of Economics of Good and Evil, philosopher of economics

Professor of Economics, Columbia University

Founding Dean of the largest and leading business school in China, Xiang has played an important role in developing China’s management education sector.

Former Minister of Finance in Greece

Yashwant Sinha is a former finance and foreign minister of India

The Editor-in-Chief of The Economist